School Committee Meeting

Aug 19 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:30pm
High School Library

Chariho Regional School District, Wood River Junction, RI 02894

6:00 PM (Executive Session) 7:00 PM (Regular Session) at 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 pertaining to collective bargaining (approval of executive session minutes of July 15, 2014 - NEA Contract Negotiations and NEA Contract Negotiation discussion), for the purpose of discussions pertaining to litigation (approval of executive session minutes of July 15, 2014 - Lunch Program Outstanding Balances, discussion of Lunch Program Outstanding Balances and Legal Update) and for the purpose of reviewing and/or approving other matters which relate to the privacy of students and their records (Home Instruction Requests); 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. Public Accessibility to Records (Access to Public Records) (REV)

VIII. Business (N=New Item; P=Previously Discussed; @=May Require Action)
A. Richmond School Gymnasium Roof (N)@
B. Superintendent’s Goals (N)@
C. Commitment of FY14 Funds for Litigation (N)@
D. AP Course Offerings (N)@
E. Joint Meeting of the Chariho Governing Bodies (N)@
F. Rhode Island School Superintendents Association (RISSA) 2015-16 Calendar (N)@
G. Middle School STEM Curriculum (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 Reports
B. Superintendent’s Report
1. Issuance of SC Computers (Early Adopters)
2. Ashaway – Nut-Free School
3. Enrollment
4. Staffing
5. Opening Convocation
C. Coming Events

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

XII. Adjournment – Next Meeting: September 2, 2014 – School Committee Meeting at 7:00 PM in the High School Library

sc_back-up_documents_for_8-19-14.pdf7.02 MB
8-19-14_regular_session_minutes.pdf153.06 KB
8-19-14_approval_of_exec_session_minutes_not_sealed.pdf51.95 KB
8-19-14_nea_nego_unsealed_10-28-14.pdf56.11 KB