Approval of the Minutes of the regularly scheduled Lowell School Committee Meeting of Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Request Police Superintendent and SRO Sargent attend next SC meeting to present current safety measures in place at ALL Lowell Schools and make any recommendations to add or improve.
Request that the Administration report on the possibility of IDEA Camp being cancelled for the Summer for 2018.
Request the Superintendent provide the committee with a written Report on Leadership Hiring that includes detailed updates on the status of searches for the LHS Head of School, the Robinson High School Principal, and the Director of HR. The report should include the timelines, members of the screening committees, and key dates in the process such as when posted, dates for first and second round interviews, final decision etc. Also, please include historical context regarding the Head of School and Robinson roles—when the positions were first posted last year, the screening committees, and timelines followed that led to interim positions.
Matthew Stahl, request permission for forty eight grade Wang School students, along with teachers chaperones, to participate in an overnight field trip at Harold Parker State Forest in North Andover, MA from Wednesday, June 6th through Friday, June 8, 2018. There is no cost to the School Department budget and no substitute teachers are needed.
Head of School Marianne Busteed, requests permission for eighteen  to twenty four  students and three  chaperones, Tom Thornton, Stephen Gervais and Margaret Kennedy, all Lowell High staff to travel to Paris, Normandy and London, during the February school vacation 2019. Travel will be from Friday, February 15th returning on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Students will miss one day of school, Friday, February 15, 2019 and two  substitutes will be needed for one day. Each student traveling will incur the total cost of $3,080.00. There will be no cost to the Lowell High School individual account or the School Department.
The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate twenty five  sick leave days to Kristen Colon, Lowell High School Teacher.
The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate twenty five  sick leave days to Aaron King, Butler School Teacher.
The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate fourteen  sick leave days to Lauren Lannon, Morey School Paraprofessional.
The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate four  sick leave days to Lynn Levassuer, Lincoln School Teacher.
The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate twenty eight  sick leave days to Sarah McAtamney, Butler School Teacher.