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Lowell Public School Committee
Regular Meeting Agenda 


Date:         

June 21, 2023

Time:

6:30PM

Location:

City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA 01852

Members Of The Public May View The Meeting Via LTC and Those Wishing to Speak Regarding A Specific Agenda Item Shall Register To Speak In Advance Of The Meeting By Sending Email To The Superintendent Indicating The Agenda Item, A Phone Number And Email Address. Email to Mpalazzo@Lowell.k12.Ma.us If No Access To Email You May Contact Us At 978-674-4324. All Requests Must Be Submit It Before 2:00 PM On The Day Of Meeting. 


1.

SALUTE TO FLAG



2.

ROLL CALL



3.

MINUTES

3.1.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Special Meeting Of The Lowell School Committee Meeting Of Thursday, June 8, 2023

3.2.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Special Meeting Of The Lowell School Committee Meeting Of Thursday, June 8, 2023

4.

PERMISSION TO ENTER

4.1.

Permission To Enter : June 21, 2023

5.

MEMORIALS

5.1.

Francisco P. Rocha & Marie Valentina Rocha, parents of Family Resource Center Administrative Assistance, Lina Faria

6.

MOTIONS

6.1.

[by Eileen DelRossi]:

Request the Committee to vote to approve and ratify the enclosed contract proposal of the UTL for Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Cafeteria Employees, and Building Services Employees.

6.2.

[by Jackie Doherty]:

Request the Superintendent provide the Committee with an update on the current K-8 physical education curriculum, including suggestions for incorporating more mental-health-supportive activities into gym classes districtwide such as yoga, meditation and stretching.

 

6.3.

[by Connie Martin]:

Asking the Committee to vote to request an update from BHPK regarding the ongoing investigation, including a list of LPS Administrators and Supervisors who are expected to be scheduled for interviews as part of the investigation.  

7.

REPORTS OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

7.1.

April Monthly Enrollment Report

7.3.

May Enrollment Report

7.4.

Response To Motion 10. CFO Of 02/15/23 By Jackie Doherty Regarding Health Program & Budget Planning

7.5.

Response To Motion 12. CFO Of 03/15/23 By Eileen DelRossi Regarding the Status of Tutors

7.6.

Response To Motion 15. CEEO Of 02/01/23 By Dominik Lay Regarding Head Coverings

7.7.

Response To Motion 8. CFO Of 02/15/23 By Dominik Lay Regarding Outside Tuition Placements & Transportation Costs

7.8.

Response To Motion 07. COO Of 07/13/22 By Jackie Doherty Regarding Updates on LHS

Documents:
  1. Updates on LHS.pdf
7.9.

Response To Motion 28. COO Of 04/05/23 By Jackie Doherty Regarding Feminine Hygiene Dispensers

7.10.

Response To Motion 33. COO Of 05/17/23 By Jackie Doherty Regarding Facilities Improvements, Costs and Timelines

8.

NEW BUSINESS

8.1.

Vote To Accept A Donation Of $5,000 from the Links for Learning Sweepstakes

Documents:
  1. Donation.pdf
8.2.

Vote To Accept A Donation Of $4,900 from William and Christine Florence

9.

CONVENTION/CONFERENCE REQUESTS

9.1.

Out Of Country and Overnight Travel Request: For Lowell High School Students and Chaperones to travel to Costa Rica

10.

COMMUNICATIONS

10.1.

Communication from Chief Academic Officer Regarding a Plan for the Student Resource Center for FY24

11.

ADJOURNMENT



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