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Lowell Public School Committee
Regular Meeting Agenda




Date:
May 16, 2018
Time: 6:30PM
Location: City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA 01852


1.

SALUTE TO FLAG



2.

ROLL CALL



3.

MINUTES

3.I.

Minutes

Approval of the Minutes of the regularly scheduled Lowell School Committee Meeting of Thursday, April 26, 2018
3.II.

Minutes - Budget Hearing

Approval of the Minutes of the FY2019 Budget Hearing of Wednesday, May 2, 2018. 
3.III.

Minutes- Special Meeting

Approval of the Minutes of the Special Meeting of the Lowell School Committee of Tuesday, May 8, 2018.



4.

PERMISSION TO ENTER

4.I.

Permission To Enter: May 16, 2018

5.

MEMORIALS

5.I.

Memorial - Saucier

Henry W. Saucier, father of Kelley A. Underwood Sullivan School Custodian and father-in-law of Director of Operations and Maintenance Richard (Ricky) Underwood.  


5.II.

Memorial - Kennedy

Robert B. Kennedy, retired Executive Director of LRTA, former State Representative, Governor’s Councilor, Mayor and Lowell City Councilor.


5.III.

Memorial - McNeil


Angelique McNeil, Lowell High School Student. 




5.IV.

Memorial - Jacobs

Zoe Rosario Jacobs, Moody School Student.


5.V.

Memorial - Wilson

Agnes Elizabeth (Hess) Wilson, grandmother of Rebecca Duda, Family Resource Center Coordinator.


6.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

6.I.

FY2019 Budget Session

7.

REPORTS OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

7.I.

Report on Motions

7.II.

Enrollment Report Update

7.III.

Enrollment Update

7.IV.

Personnel Report

7.V.
8.

CONVENTION/CONFERENCE REQUESTS

8.I.

LHS - Trip to Cape Verde

LHS Staff Dr. Julio C. DeCarvalho, Eileen Ironfield, Shelby Boisvert, Shonii DeFrancesco and Jason Silverberg and approximately 30 LHS students, to travel to Cape Verde from Friday, February 15 through Saturday, February 22, 2019. There is no cost to the School Department budget. No substitute teacher is needed.


8.II.

LHS- trip to New York City

Head of School Marianne Busteed, requests permission for LHS English teacher, Patricia Williams, to attend the Moth Teacher Institute in New York City on Friday, June 8, 2018 - Sunday, June 10, 2018. There is no cost for attending this conference. The cost of $105.00 for substitute teacher will be covered by the LHS Professional Development funds.


9.

PROFESSIONAL PERSONNEL

9.I.

UTL- Sick Leave - MacDonald

The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate sixteen [16] sick leave days to Jennifer MacDonald, Butler School Teacher.


9.II.

UTL- Sick Leave - Chan

The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate thirteen [13] sick leave days to Stacy Chan, Washington School Paraprofessional.


Documents:
  1. UTL- Stacy Chan.pdf
9.III.

UTL- Sick Leave - Jussaume

The Members of the United Teachers of Lowell hereby donate fifteen [15] sick leave days to Patricia Jussaume, Butler School Teacher.


10.

ADJOURNMENT



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