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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.
October 2, 2012

Regular Meeting
Tuesday, October 2, 2012, 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                                                                                                       

V.  New Business

      A.  Ratification of the Local 1303-39, AFSCME Council 4, Custodians' Contract

            Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education ratify the 
            negotiated pension agreement between Local 1303-39, AFSCME Council 4, 
            Custodians and the Board of Education, for the period of 
            July1, 2010 through June 30, 2014

     B.  Ratification of the Local 1303-61, AFSCME Council 4, Maintenance Contract

           Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education ratify the 
           negotiated pension agreement between Local 1303-61, AFSCME Council 4, 
           Maintenance Employees' and the Board of Education, for the period 
           of July1, 2010 through June 30, 2013

VI.
  Staff Communications and Reports
       A.  Superintendent’s Report
            
  
       B.
 Staff Reports and Board Discussions 
           1.  Legislative Update  

            Background: West Hartford Legislative Delegation Andrew Fleischmann, 
            Beth Bye, Joseph Verrengia, and Brian Becker will report. 

            2.  High School Test Score Results  

            Background:  Dr. Eileen Howley, Mr. Chip Ward, Dr. Peter Cummings, 
            and Mrs. Elyse Nevins 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 September 18, 2012                 

            Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education approve the 
            Minutes of the regular Board meeting of September 18, 2012       
                 
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.  Tuesday, October 16, 2012 , Regular Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.,
                      Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Legislativie Chamber, room 314  
                 2.  Wednesday, November 7, 2012, Regular Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., 
                      Town Hall, 50 South Main Street, Legislative Chamber, room314     
                                                             
          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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