Thursday, April 28, 2022

Special School Cmte Mtg - Superintendent Deliberation - 04/26/22 (audio)

FM #784 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 784 in the series.

This session of the radio show shares the Special School Committee - Superintendent Deliberation meeting held Tuesday, April 26, 2022. 

There was only one item on the agenda: Deliberation on the candidate of Superintendent of Schools - Assistant Superintendent Lucas Giguere

  • The Special School Committee meeting held on Tuesday, Apr 26 at 6 PM resulted in a new School Superintendent, current asst Superintendent Lucas Giguere was approved b y a 7-0 roll call vote 

  • Chair Denise Spencer opened the meeting with a review of the process to date. Each member of the committee commented on the development of their decision before the vote to approve. After a brief 5 minute recess during which Chair Spencer confirmed the offer and acceptance by L Giguere, she asked for volunteers for the contract negotiation subcommittee to be formed and begin work immediately

  • Meeting adjourned with a 7-0 roll call vote. Two members were remote for this and the regular meeting hence the roll call voting for all decisions (Stokes, Whitmore)

  • The meeting recording runs about 22 minutes (excluding the ~5 min recess time) Audio file ->


Meeting agenda-> 

My notes (for the portion of the meeting I was able to attend, effectively the first 7 questions) ->


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new Superintendent Lucas Giguere at the regular School Cmte meeting with FHS student science fair winners
new Superintendent Lucas Giguere at the regular School Cmte meeting with FHS student science fair winners

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