Schools

State Poised to Begin Funding Student Opportunity Act; Increase Local Aid

Last week Senate Ways and Means Chair Michael J. Rodrigues and House Ways and Means Chair Aaron Michlewitz announced their committees had reached a local aid agreement for the upcoming fiscal 22 budget that begins funding the Student Opportunity Act, creates a fund to assist school districts hit by pandemic-related enrollment changes, and increases unrestricted local government aid to cities and towns.

New Superintendent is an ‘Inspirational Vision’ Says School Committee Chair

"The outpouring of support and well wishes from throughout the community has been overwhelming..."

Hunt for a New Superintendent; How School SubCommittee Got it Done

Over the last two weeks, there were 23 site visits to the finalists' districts and 32 meetings and interviews with our stakeholders, including staff, parents, our town partners, and students.

The New Superintendent is….

When reached for comment, Miller praised the principal. “Dr. Chew is a dynamic leader with superb communication and interpersonal skills,” she said, “and an inspirational vision for the future of Westford schools.

Schedule for Superintendent Finalists

Click here to subscribe to our free, daily publication. Below are the times and dates for the virtual interviews of...

State Poised to Begin Funding Student Opportunity Act; Increase Local Aid

Last week Senate Ways and Means Chair Michael J. Rodrigues and House Ways and Means Chair Aaron Michlewitz announced their committees had reached a local aid agreement for the upcoming fiscal 22 budget that begins funding the Student Opportunity Act, creates a fund to assist school districts hit by pandemic-related enrollment changes, and increases unrestricted local government aid to cities and towns.

New Superintendent is an ‘Inspirational Vision’ Says School Committee Chair

"The outpouring of support and well wishes from throughout the community has been overwhelming..."

Hunt for a New Superintendent; How School SubCommittee Got it Done

Over the last two weeks, there were 23 site visits to the finalists' districts and 32 meetings and interviews with our stakeholders, including staff, parents, our town partners, and students.

The New Superintendent is….

When reached for comment, Miller praised the principal. “Dr. Chew is a dynamic leader with superb communication and interpersonal skills,” she said, “and an inspirational vision for the future of Westford schools.

Schedule for Superintendent Finalists

Click here to subscribe to our free, daily publication. Below are the times and dates for the virtual interviews of...