Category Archive for 'Funding for FY10'

The Joint Budget Conference Committee began meeting Monday, June 1, to attempt to resolve the differences between the House and Senate versions of the state budget. Three cuts are on the table that will have deep impact to our schools for fiscal year 2010: Chapter 70, Regional Transportation, and the Circuit Breaker. If all three […]

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Jennifer Scuteri Won the Hamilton Selectman’s Race Jen received 805 votes. Paul Ricker tallied in at 791 votes, and Tony Celata received 231 votes. The Capital Debt Exclusion Failed at Hamilton Town Meeting The CDE passed at Wenham Town Meeting but failed by only 20 votes at Hamilton Town Meeting. (62% of Hamilton voters at […]

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Please don’t skip Town Meeting this year because there isn’t a school operational override. There are two very important school-related issues on the warrant and we need massive parent turnout. School opponents will be out in force for town meeting; we ALL need to show up to make sure our voice is heard. HWRSD Capital […]

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Great news. As announced by the School Committee yesterday, Hamilton-Wenham Regional School District employees have agreed to a salary concession of one day without pay for the 2009-2010 school year. Two unions were involved in negotiations – the Hamilton-Wenham Education Association, which represents teachers, secretaries and nurses, and the Hamilton-Wenham Custodians’ union. A majority of […]

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Please join SOS at our monthly meeting as we host members of the Wenham and Hamilton Boards of Selectmen. Agenda items include: Dialogue on the Hamilton/Wenham police merger A brief presentation from the Hamilton Government Study group Information on the Capital Debt Exclusion that’s been requested for school building repair and maintenance Update on FY10 […]

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Please join SOS at our monthly meeting, open to everyone, as we host members of the Wenham and Hamilton Boards of Selectmen, who will talk about the proposed merger of the two town’s police departments and how such a move might affect town and school finances. Other agenda items include: A brief presentation from the […]

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March 30, 2009 Hamilton-Wenham School Committee 775 Bay Road Hamilton, MA 01982 Dear members of the Hamilton-Wenham School Committee: As members of SOS, we have followed this year’s school budget process closely and have been genuinely impressed by your hard work and dedication. We commend you for your extraordinary efforts and leadership in these challenging […]

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