SCHOOL COMMITTEE

LONGMEADOW PUBLIC SCHOOLS | 535 BLISS ROAD | LONGMEADOW, MA 01106 | P 413-565-4200 | F 413-565-4215

The Longmeadow School Committee is an elected body with seven members. School Committee members are elected to their positions to serve terms of three years. Elections are held in June with no more than three terms expiring each year.

The School Committe has the dual responsibility for implementing statutory requirements pertaining to public education and meeting local citizens' expectations for the education of the community's youth. School Committee has established a document to explain Roles and Responsibilities for School Committee and the Superintendent.

Formal correspondence to the Longmeadow School Committee should be made, in writing, and mailed to: 535 Bliss Road, Longmeadow, MA 01106. Correspondence must be received by 12:00 noon on the Wednesday prior to a scheduled School Committee meeting, in order to be entered as official correspondence during that meeting.

The School Committee may also receive correspondence using the link to their official school Email addresses (School Committee Email)


Ryan Kelly, Chair

rkelly@longmeadow.k12.ma.us


Bronwyn Monahan, Vice Chair

bmonahan@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Kevin Shea, Clerk

kmshea@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Gianna Allentuck

gallentuck@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Susan Bell

sbell@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Nicole Choiniere

nchoiniere@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Jamie Hensch

jhensch@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Maksim Tonyushkin

Student Representative

matonyu@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

SCHOOL COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS 2020-2021

FINANCE SUB COMMITTEE

(Capital Planning)

(Food Service Advisory)

Jamie Hensch

Ryan Kelly

Bronwyn Monahan


POLICY SUB COMMITTEE

(Wellness Policy Review)

Gianna Allentuck

Nicole Choiniere

Kevin Shea

EVALUATION SUB COMMITTEE

Susan Bell

Ryan Kelly

Bronwyn Monahan

CURRICULUM SUB COMMITTEE (Ad Hoc)

Gianna Allentuck

Susie Bell

Nicole Choiniere

Negotiations

Not filled

Tax Ceiling Task Force

VACANT


LPVEC BOARD OF DIRECTORS (Once/Month)

Corporate

Nicole Choiniere

LPVEC BOARD OF GOVERNORS (Once/month)

Collaborative

Bronwyn Monahan

WARRANTS

Jamie Hensch

(Gianna Allentuck backup)

PAYROLL

Jamie Hensch

In Dialogue Liaison

Susie Bell

WELLNESS POLICY REVIEW

Kevin Shea

Energy and Sustainability

Kevin Shea


HIGH SCHOOL START TIME

Kevin Shea



SEAL

Gianna Allentuck



School Representatives/Liaisons

Blueberry - Bronwyn Monahan

Center - Jamie Hensch

Wolf Swamp Road - VACANT

Glenbrook - Ryan Kelly

Williams - Gianna Allentuck

LHS - Kevin Shea

2020-2021 Goals

The Longmeadow School Committee is committed to continuous improvement. In doing so, through resource allocation, policy development and curriculum review, the Committee commits to these measurable outcomes during the 2020-2021 school year:

Community Communication and Relations:

A. The School Committee will communicate monthly with parents and the community via local school newsletters. The messaging will include links to the minutes of the Committee meetings.

B. The School Committee will host students and educators from the district to SC meetings to showcase student work that represents district initiatives, goals, and civic involvement. Showcases may be conducted remotely.


Culture and Climate:

A. The School Committee will advocate and support the district’s commitment to inclusive, anti-racist educational practice, culture and climate.

B. The School Committee will advocate and support the district’s commitment to Social and Emotional Learning.

Health and Safety:

A. The Committee will prioritize the health and safety of each member of the district learning community.



Student Learning:

A. The Committee will support the district administration in its efforts to improve and standardize the expectations for teaching and learning during the pandemic.

B. The School Committee will support the
implementation of the Vision of the Graduate, and
a broader vision/definition of student learning and student success.

Fiscal:

A. The Committee will continue to advocate for funding for the district by working with other town officials, committees, and our legislative delegates.

Goal Setting and Progress Monitoring:

A. The School Committee will foster collaboration and communication between the Committee and District Administrative Team by holding joint events at least twice a year, one focused on relationship building and one focused on the goals of the District.



Goals approved 10-13-2020