FM #963 - 964 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 963 - 964 in the series.
This session shares the Franklin, MA School Committee meeting held on Tuesday, March 21, 2023. The meeting was conducted in the Council Chambers with all seven members present.
School Committee Chair Denise Spencer opens the meeting at 7:02 PM.
Key items on the agenda
Recognition of several FHS students
Parmenter Elementary update & presentation
Superintendent's recommended budget for FY 2024
The show notes contain a link to the full agenda and to my notes & photos captured via Twitter during the meeting.
The Committee entered Executive Session on a negotiation discussion and did return to public meeting. I did not capture that portion of the meeting.
The recording runs about three hours, thirty four minutes, so let’s listen to the Franklin School Committee on March 21, 2023.
I split the audio into two sections
#963 - Part 1 - covers the opening of meeting, FHS student recognitions, Parmenter presentation (less the musical audio segment - approx 5 minutes), and then the closing of the meeting after the budget presentation (net of 1 hour and 25 minutes)
#964 - Part 2 - the entirety of the budget presentation (2 hours)
Audio file -> https://franklin-ma-matters.captivate.fm/episode/fm-964-fps-school-cmte-mtg-03-21-23-p2
School Committee page -> https://www.franklinps.net/district/school-committee
The agenda for this meeting can be found
The Packet folder contains the documents released for this meeting.
My notes captured via Twitter and compiled into one PDF doc ->
YouTube video link for this meeting -> https://youtu.be/h2SITbmEoG8
Presentation documents now available:
School budget FY 2024 https://www.franklinps.net/district/meeting-packets/files/budget-presentation-3
FY 2024 budget book -> https://www.franklinps.net/district/meeting-packets/files/fy24-budget-book
Photos from the meeting (mostly screen shots of the presentations not yet posted to the packet folder)
Parmenter presentation - https://photos.app.goo.gl/VmB9Gcrg5NutxX2V7
Budget presentation - https://photos.app.goo.gl/EfqFbaxjjYTgyiuf7
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The music for the intro and exit was provided by Michael Clark and the group "East of Shirley". The piece is titled "Ernesto, manana" c. Michael Clark & Tintype Tunes, 2008 and used with their permission.
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