Category Archive for 'School Committee'

Four open seats on the HWRSD school committee Nomination papers due back by Feb. 22 Our schools have had a fabulous run these past several years, thanks to visionary leadership from the superintendent and his team and thoughtful oversight from our seven-member school committee. Now — in a situation that is unprecedented — a majority […]

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Hi, friends. Whether the snow has left us or not, the 2015 budget and election season is underway! Here’s what you need to know to support your schools in the coming weeks: Proposed school budget for 2015/2016 The budget (click to view) includes, among other highlights, a decrease of $185,000 in health insurance premiums, and […]

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Selectman seats up for grabs in both towns Wenham votes at Town Hall Hamilton votes at Winthrop Elementary School Polls in both towns open until 8 p.m. tonight Our schools run best and reach their highest potential when they’re supported by effective, intelligent governance in both towns. Please take a moment to click through to […]

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Candidate’s night: Wednesday, April 2, 7 p.m. Buker Elementary School Auditorium Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Hamilton Wenham This year there are four people running for four open seats on the school committee — three are incumbents, with newcomer Stacey Metternick throwing her hat into the ring. But the races for selectman […]

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Public Hearing: School District FY2014 Budget Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 7:00 PM Buker Elementary School Multipurpose Room This is the public’s last chance to ask questions and give feedback on the Superintendent’s FY 2014 school budget. Some families may not be aware that the budget includes cuts to the teaching staff at the High School. […]

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Wenham votes first — this Saturday morning Here is some more information on the five people running for three open seats on the School Committee. Click here to read their profiles in the Salem News: http://bit.ly/school-committee-candidates-Salem-News Or watch a replay of the very informative, highly recommended League of Women Voters Candidates’ Night forum at these […]

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In a letter to the School Committee this week, the Wenham selectmen recommended that the school committee adopt a LEVEL SPENDING budget. This radical new proposal would mean roughly $1 MILLION of program and staff cuts to cover for other increased costs, like health care, utilities, transportation and contractual obligations. YOUR PRESENCE IS NEEDED Thursday […]

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