Joint Meeting of the Amherst-Pelham Regional and Union 26 School Committees 10-10-17

Joint Meeting of the Amherst-Pelham Regional and Union 26 School Committees 10-10-17

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Joint Meeting of the Amherst-Pelham Regional and Union 26 School Committees 10-10-17
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Joint Meeting of the AMHERST-PELHAM REGIONAL and UNION 26 School Committees
6:30 PM
TUESDAY, October 10, 2017
Library, Amherst Regional High School
21 Mattoon Street
Amherst, MA 01002
NOTE: This meeting is broadcast live, and taped for later broadcast, by Amherst Media.
AGENDA*
 Call to order and enter Executive Session in accordance with Open Meeting Law, MGL c. 30A, Section21(a) 6:30 p.m.
pursuant to Purpose 3 to discuss strategy with respect to litigation with Ray and Associates because the Chair
finds that an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the litigation position of the Committee.
 Approve Minutes—September 26, 2017 6:45 p.m.
 Announcements and Public Comment 6:50 p.m.
 Joint Committee Item 7:05 p.m.
1) Permanent Superintendent Appointment—Potential Vote
Possible Motion: Move to appoint Dr. Michael Morris as the permanent Superintendent of Schools for the Amherst,
Pelham and Amherst-Pelham Regional School District and to enter into contract negotiations.
ADJOURN UNION 26
 Interim Superintendent’s Update 7:25 p.m.
 Chair’s Report 7:35 p.m.
 Subcommittee Updates 7:45 p.m.
1) Negotiations Subcommittee Update
 New and Continuing Business
1) Capital Plan Update 8:00 p.m.
2) Diverse Teacher Workforce Coalition Grant Discussion 8:15 p.m.
3) School Committee Protocols Discussion 8:30 p.m.
4) Regional Assessment Working Group Update 8:50 p.m.
5) Accept Gifts 9:00 p.m.
 School Committee Planning 9:05 p.m.
 Adjourn 9:15 p.m.
*All times are approximate. 

Production Date: 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee

The Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee is responsible for the operations of the secondary schools, 7-12, which serve students from the Towns of Amherst, Pelham, Leverett and Shutesbury.

The secondary schools include Amherst Regional Middle School and Amherst Regional High School.