1. Meeting Opening
A. Call to Order - 6:30 p.m.
B. Approval of Minutes - 6:31 p.m.
C. Public Comments - 6:40 p.m.
Members of the public who would like to submit public comments to the Committee can do so by sending an email message, or an audio of their public comments to School Committee Public Comment (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by leaving a voicemail at 413-345-2949. Regardless of method, the comments need to be submitted by 3:00 PM on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 with the Subject listed as "Public Comment". The message should also include their full name and town of residence. Public comments will be either shown on the screen for viewing or played at the meeting for no more than 3 minutes per comment. All public comments submitted will become part of the public record.
D. Superintendent's Update - 7:00 p.m.
E. Chair's Update - 7:10 p.m.
F. School Committee Announcements - 7:15 p.m.
2. New and Continuing Business
A. New Courses at the ARHS
B. Annual Human Resources Update
C. ESSER Funds Spending Update
D. Land Acknowledgment Presentation
E. Policy Review
Review Polices CC: Administrative Structure and CI: Filling Administrative Vacancies. Consider new policy IHBEB on translation and interpretation services.
F. SEAC Update
G. Future Agenda Planning
H. Warrant Report
I. Accept Gifts
3. Executive Session
A. Call to Order Union 26
B. Union 26 to Convene into Executive Session
Union 26 will now consider entering executive session in accordance with the Open Meeting Law, M.G.L., c. 30A, section 21(a), for the purpose of approving minutes only with no intention of returning to open session.
C. RSC to Convene into Executive Session
The Regional School Committee will now consider entering executive session in accordance with the Open Meeting Law, M.G.L., c. 30A, section 21(a), to conduct collective bargaining sessions (APEA grievance), and to discuss strategy with respect to collective bargaining or litigation if an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the bargaining or litigating position of the public body and the chair so declares; and to approve minutes, with no intention of returning to open session.