, Newburyport, MA

Local News

October 9, 2012

Mulqueen charts new course for School Committee

Subcommittees to meet on first Tuesday, full board on third Thursday


Assistant Superintendent Bill Hart spoke about ongoing professional development in the areas of technology integration, performance assessment work and ATLAS curriculum map training. And Mulqueen announced a community meeting on Oct. 27 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the high school.

For the final hour of the evening , the policy subcommittee discussed an intra-district transfer policy for non-special education students and a policy governing classroom field trips. Wayne Adams of Merrimac, who was joined by D’Amore and Chris Wile of West Newbury on the panel, stressed the importance of adding verbiage into the field trip policy to delineate the appropriate number of chaperones needed to accompany students and teachers on field trips based on grade level and type of activity.

The Pentucket business meeting is Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Modular Room 3 at the high school.

Text Only | Photo Reprints

Port Pics
AP Video
Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Bush: Don't Worry, Sugarland Isn't Breaking Up US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Raw: First Lady Says `Drink Up' More Water Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Holder Urges Bipartisanship on Immigration Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment
Special Features