The meeting was conducted in a hybrid format: some of the School Committee members, Central Office personnel, and key guests were in the Council Chambers; the remainder, along with the public, were remote via conference bridge, all to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.
I’ve split the just almost three hour meeting into three logical segments:
- *** First *** covers the school budget public hearing (approx. 1 hour and 27 minutes)
- Second - pick up the regular meeting and Jefferson presentation (approx. 43 mins)
- Third - from the discussion action items through to the end of the public meeting (approx. 39 minutes)
The show notes contain links to the meeting agenda and to my notes. The meeting packet folder will hold the other documents released for the meeting.
Let’s listen to this segment of the School Committee meeting of Mar 23, 2021
Agenda doc https://www.franklinps.net/district/meeting-packets/files/agenda-3-23-21
Budget presentation https://www.franklinps.net/sites/g/files/vyhlif4431/f/uploads/fy22_public_budget_hearing_presentation_1.pdf
Budget information https://www.franklinps.net/district/school-district-budget/pages/fy2022-budget
Jefferson presentation doc https://www.franklinps.net/sites/g/files/vyhlif4431/f/uploads/jefferson_presentation_to_the_school_committee_3-23-21.pdf
Meeting packet folder https://www.franklinps.net/district/meeting-packets/pages/march-23-2021-school-committee-meeting-packet
My notes from the meeting https://www.franklinmatters.org/2021/03/recap-school-committee-meeting-mar-23.html
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