SCHOOL COMMITTEE NEWS: Big Issues To Be Discussed At Tonight’s Meeting

WILMINGTON, MA — The Wilmington School Committee meets this Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 7pm in the Large Instruction Room at Wilmington High School. (NOTE: There is an Executive Session scheduled for 6:30pm. The Committee has started its meeting before 7pm in the past if it wraps up its Executive Session early.)

There are some newsworthy items on the agenda, including:

  • The School Committee will reorganize and choose its next Chair, Vice Chair, and Secretary.
  • The School Committee will receive an update on the work that DPW and Public Buildings has planned for the schools this summer and fall.
  • The School Committee will consider a change to the district’s policy regarding ‘Administering Prescription and Non-Prescription Medication to Students’ (Policy JLCD).
  • The School Committee will consider adopting a new district policy regarding ‘Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral To Treatment (SBIRT)’.
  • The School Committee will receive a report on the district’s Revolving Accounts.
  • The Superintendent’s Report, School Committee’s Subcommittee Reports, and the School Committee’s Student Representative Report are also all on the agenda.
  • It’s not explicitly on the agenda, but an update on the ‘paused’ Superintendent Search may be given.

The meeting will be telecast live by Wilmington Community Television on WCTV-G — Channel 22 on Comcast and Channel 38 on Verizon.  The meeting will also streamed on WCTV’s website HERE.

Wilmington Apple intends on reporting on many of the items above – and any other news that comes from the meeting.  Wilmington Apple also intends on live-tweeting the meeting HERE.

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