School Committee Meeting

Nov 24 2015 - 6:45pm - 9:30pm
High School Library

Chariho Regional School District, Switch Road, Wood River Junction, RI 02894

6:45 PM Executive Session; 7:00 PM Open Session - Chariho High School Library

Note: The public is welcome to any meeting of the School Committee or its subcommittees. If communication assistance (readers/ interpreters/captions) or any other accommodations are needed to ensure equal participation, please contact the Superintendent’s office at least two (2) business days prior to the meeting.

Any changes in this agenda will be posted on the school district's website ( as well as in the Chariho Administration Building at least forty-eight (48) hours in advance of the meeting. Individuals requesting special notice of the revised agenda must call (401) 364-7575 to make arrangements for same.

I. Meeting Call to Order/Pledge of Allegiance/Silent Meditation

II. Executive Session – 42-46-5(a)(2)+(8b) – for the purpose of discussions and/or action pertaining to collective bargaining (approval of Executive Session Minutes of November 10, 2015 – NEA ESP Contract) and potential litigation (approval of Executive Session Minutes of November 10, 2015 – CTC Transfer Agreement) and for the purpose of reviewing and/or approving other matters which relate to the privacy of students and their records (approval of Executive Session Minutes of November 10, 2015 – Home Instruction Requests and approval of Executive Session Minutes of October 27, 2015 - Appeal of Assistant Superintendent’s Decision Regarding Violation of the Expectations for Care of Laptop Guidelines); any persons to be discussed have been so notified.

III. Closing/Sealing of Executive Session Minutes

IV. Disclosure of Executive Session Votes

V. Recognition

VI. Public Forum

VII.Policy R=First Reading; A=Adoption; REV=Revision; D=Deletion
A. Computation of Class Rank and Selection of Valedictorian/Salutatorian (REV)
B. Standards for Student Behavior – Chariho High School/CTC (REV)
C. Standards for Student Behavior – Chariho Middle School (REV)

VIII. Business (N=New Item; P=Previously Discussed; @=May Require Action)
A. Richmond School Greenhouse (N)@
B. Discussion of Bond Counsel (N)@
C. Attendance of Attorney at School Committee Meetings and Hearings (N)@
D. Appointment of School Committee Members to Building Committee (N)@

IX. Consent Agenda Items
A. Minutes
B. Transfers
C. Bills
D. Budget Summary
E. Treasurer’s Report
F. Personnel Actions
G. Permission to Issue Bids/Request Quotes
H. Permission to Award Contracts
I. Home Instruction
J. Grants
K. Donations

X. Reports
A. Subcommittee Report
1. Transportation Bid Subcommittee
2. Special Education LAC
B. Superintendent’s Report
1. CTC Transfer Agreement
2. Funding Formula
3. PARCC Results
C. Coming Events

XI. School Committee Requests for Future Agenda Items or Legal Opinions

XII. Adjournment – Next Meeting: December 15, 2015 – School Committee Meeting – 7:00 PM CHS Library

11-24-15_c_policy.pdf2.48 MB
11-24-15_d_business.pdf4.6 MB
11-24-15_e_consent_agenda_items.pdf19.08 MB
11-24-15_f_reports.pdf524.83 KB
11-24-15_g_fyi.pdf563.62 KB
11-24-15_exec_minutes_not_sealed.pdf54.01 KB
11-24-15_regular_minutes.pdf99.99 KB