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Board Of Education

West Hartford has an elected seven-member Board of Education which is required by State Statute and Town Charter to oversee public education.

May 20, 2014

West Hartford Public Schools Board of Education
Regular Meeting
Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
Town Hall, 50 South Main Street
Legislative Chamber - Room 314

I. Call to Order
   A. Roll Call
   B. Pledge of Allegiance
   C. Revision to Agenda Order

II. Student Participation: Hall High School Students Global Problem Solving Course

III. Public Communications: Comments on topics of interest from the public.
    Board members do not respond to comments. 3 minutes per individual,
    20 minutes per subject matter.

IV. Unfinished Business

V. New Business
    A. West Hartford/University of Hartford Scholarship Committee Community Representative
         Trustee Appointment

          Recommendation: THAT the Board of Education appoint Ms. Elin Katz as the
          Community Representative Trustee to the West Hartford/University of Hartford
          Scholarship Committee

VI. Staff Communications and Reports
     A. Superintendent's Report
     B. Staff Reports and Board Discussions
         1. Speech and Language Pathologist Supporting Student Learning

             Background: Dr. Nancy Depalma and Mr. Glenn McGrath will report.

        2. Personnel Report

            Background: Mr. Rick Ledwith will report.

VII. Routine Matters
      A. Approval of the Minutes
          1. Approval of the Minutes of the Regular Board of Education meeting
              of May 6, 2014

          Recommendation: THAT the Board of Education approve the minutes of
          the regular Board of Education meeting of May 6, 2014

VIII. Information and Reports

       A. Board Members: Communications and Reports
            1. Reports from Other Boards and Organizations

            2. Other Information and Discussions

      B. Non-Staff Communications and Reports
           1. FWHPS Apples for Artists Special Initiative Grant @ KPM
               Lisa Greene, Amy Cubbage and Joy Wright

2. Reports from Student Board Representatives

IX. Future Business
     A. Announcement of Meeting Dates
         1. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, Board Awards, 6:00 p.m., KPM auditorium,
             100 King Philip Drive

         2. Tuesday, June 3, 2014, regular Board of Education meeting, 7:00 p.m.,
             Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Legislative Chamber , room 314

     B. Request for Future Agenda Items

X. Comments from Visitors – 3 minutes per individual, 20 minutes per subject matter.

XI. Executive Session

XII. Adjournment

West Hartford Public Schools

50 South Main St, West Hartford, CT  06107

T: 860-561-6600

F: 860-561-6910

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