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 will not recognize correspondence received from anonymous sources.

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


Michelle Grodsky, Chair

mgrodsky@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Russell Dupere, Vice Chair

rdupere@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Stephanie Jasmin

sjasmin@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Melanie Rothstein, Clerk

mrothstein@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Jess Hutchins

jhutchins@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Beth Barron

bbaron@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Brahadesh (Breggy) Sivakumar

Student Representative

brsivak@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Kerrin Morrin

kmorrin@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

SCHOOL COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS 2017-2018

FINANCE SUB COMMITTEE

Russell Dupere

Michelle Grodsky


OPERATIONS SUB COMMITTEE (includes High School Start Time Study, Communications P/R, Green Team and Energy Task Force)

Stephanie Jasmin

Kerrin Morrin

Melanie Rothstein

Negotiations

Beth Baron

POLICY SUB COMMITTEE

Stephanie Jasmin

Kerrin Morrin

Melanie Rothstein

MIDDLE SCHOOL WORKING GROUP

Beth Baron

Russell Dupere

Michelle Grodsky

FOOD SERVICES

Michelle Grodsky

LPVEC BOARD OF DIRECTORS (Once/Month)

Corporate

Kerrin Morrin

LPVEC BOARD OF GOVERNORS (Once/month)

Collaborative

Stephanie Jasmin

Jess Hutchins (After 9/27/2017)

S.E.A.L. (Once/Month)

Kerrin Morrin

Beth Barron - alternate

CAPITAL PLANNING

Jess Hutchins

NAMING

Not filled

Pension Task Force

Russ Dupere


Green Team

Jess Hutchins

Energy Task Force

Jess Hutchins

Communications P/R

Jess Hutchins



SCHOOL REPRESENTATIVE

BBH - Russell Dupere

CTR - Kerrin Morrin

WS - Stephanie Jasmin

GBK -Jess Hutchins

WMS - Beth Baron

LHS - Melanie Rothstein



2017-2018 Goals

Curriculum related:

Promote delivery and assessment of K-12 curriculum that is aligned and coordinated across all disciplines

Operations related:

The Longmeadow School Committee will develop a long range, strategic plan and operational and communication protocols to ensure that it effectively leads and serves the community.


Equitable programming:

The Longmeadow School Committee will ensure that programming and curriculum are accessible to all families and serve the diverse needs of all learners.

Social/Emotional:

The Longmeadow School Committee will advance the social emotional health of students by supporting programming and initiatives aimed at reducing stress and anxiety.

Goals approved 9-13-2017