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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.

March 18, 2014

AGENDA

West Hartford Public Schools Board of Education
Regular Meeting
Tuesday, March 18, 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

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
    A. Proposed Calendar for the 2015-2016 School Year - Second and Final Reading

   Recommendation: THAT the Board of Education accept and approve as a
   Second and Final Reading one of the two proposed calendars for the 2015-2016 school year

V. New Business

VI. Staff Communications and Reports

     A. Superintendent's Report

     B. Staff Reports and Board Discussions
          1. Physical and Occupational Therapists Supporting Student Learning

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

          2. Review and Recommendation Regarding Keyboarding

         Background: Dr. Nancy DePalma, Ms. Kerry Jones, and
         Ms. Jeri Van Leer will report.

         3. 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 meeting of
              February 26, 2014

         Recommendation: THAT the Board of Education approve the Minutes
         of the regular Board meeting of February 26, 2014

        2. Approval of the Minutes of the regular Board meeting of March 4, 2014

        Recommendation: THAT the Board of Education approve the Minutes
        of the regular Board meeting of March 4, 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. Reports from Student Board Representatives

IX. Future Business
     A. Announcement of Meeting Dates
         1. Wednesday, March 26, 2014, BOE Public Hearing, 7:00 p.m., Town Hall,
         50 South Main Street, Legislative Chamber, room 314 followed by BOE
         Budget Workshop #3
         2. Tuesday, April 1, 2014, regular BOE meeting, 7:00 p.m., Town Hall,
         50 South Main Street, Legislative Chamber, room 314
         3. Tuesday, April 8, 2014, regular BOE meeting, 7:00 p.m., Town Hall,
         50 South Main Street, Legislative Chamber, room 314, Adoption of the
         2014-2015 BOE Budget

     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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