school committee


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Recent Examples on the Web The school committee’s lawyer is exploring the legality of the governor’s order., 27 Aug. 2021 District leaders will bring their own recommendations and implementation plan to the school committee this fall, a spokesperson says. Kelly Field, The Christian Science Monitor, 23 June 2022 Her review found how the school district, school committee, and even the police failed to protect students from harm. Amanda Milkovits,, 13 June 2022 Under the schedule the school committee approved last year, Newton North and South high school students start class at 9 a.m. and are released at 3:45 p.m. four days a week, with an early dismissal on Tuesdays. Seamus Webster,, 14 June 2022 Thomas resigned in June 2021, after about 30 years as a teacher and basketball coach in North Kingstown, after the school committee voted to terminate him in February 2021. Globe Staff,, 1 June 2022 The school committee voted in April to lift its mandate on May 9, but before the new rules went into effect, Superintendent Almi G. Abeyta announced Friday that masks will continue to be required in schools until further notice. Globe Staff,, 11 May 2022 The president of the Newton Teachers Association, Mike Zilles, indicated that there may, indeed, be resistance if the school committee chose to make masking voluntary. New York Times, 10 Feb. 2022 The school committee has hastily called for a non-public meeting on Saturday at 9 a.m., amid the public outcry over the revelations of the allegations against Thomas., 2 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of school committee

1787, in the meaning defined above

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6 Aug 2022

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“School committee.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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