5. Information Matters
a. School Committee Sub-Committee Reports
adjustment possible coming for approval via Town Council at 10/16 meeting
hand out at Harvest Festival; also on web page (Budget)
budget workshop 10/29, alignment with Portrait of a graduate
Harvest Festival was a success
thanks for newsletter, over 1800 views
Oct 21, 6:30 - 8 at FHS focus on social media
1/5 middle and 1/3 high school spend over 3 hours on social media on the school day
how to navigate the complex world today; guest speakers
aimed to parents of middle and high school students
elementary advised not to attend
flyer out, looking to promote
yes, you can also get home to see Patriots game
next meeting the 24th
Public Schools Advocacy
Feb 4, 2020 Rausch and Roy confirmed
b. School Committee Liaison Reports
amount of money that the PCC raise for enrichment activities
Substance Abuse Task Force
ride home work complete, ready for distribution
School Wellness Advisory Council [SWAC]
last tuesday of the month
6. New Business
a. To discuss any future agenda items
budget workshop, Oct 1 enrollment report
MASC resolutions to vote on
planning for future trips; forward outlook coming
Harlem Wizards coming Nov 22 sponsorships available
7. Consent Agenda
I recommend approval of the minutes from the September 24, 2019 School Committee meeting as detailed.
b. Executive Session Minutes
I recommend approval of the minutes from the September 24, 2019 Executive Session of the School Committee meeting to be released as detailed.
c. Keller Gift
I recommend acceptance of a check for $2,844.00 from the Keller PCC for field trips as detailed.
d. Recurring New Hampshire Primary Trip
I recommend approval of the request of Mike Walsh to travel to New Hampshire for the presidential primary on February 10, 2020 as detailed.
e. JFK Gift
I recommend acceptance of a check for $625.00 from the JFK PCC for field trips as detailed.
f. Recurring FHS Music Trip to NY City
I recommend approval of the request of Leighanne Rudsit, Diane Plouffe and Olivia Goliger to take FHS Band, Chorus and Orchestra students to New York City to see a Broadway Show and the Metropolitan Opera from April 18-19, 2020 as detailed.
motion to approve consent agenda; seconded, passed 7-0
8. Payment of Bills Dr. Bergen
9. Payroll Mrs. Douglas
motion to adjourn, seconded, passed 7-0
Documents released for this meeting can be found on the Town of Franklin Schools page