Category Archive for 'SPED'

The SOS committee recently recorded three informational videos which are available on Hamilton Wenham TV as well as Google Video. You can view the videos here at our website by visiting our Videos page. Here is Hamilton Wenham TV’s schedule for the next two weeks: Episode 1- 5/3 at 12:30 Episode 2 – 4/30 at […]

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Hi, Everyone, As you may know, our state Rep. Brad Hill has co-sponsored a “SPED circuit breaker” amendment to this year’s state budget that has the potential to bring some state money back to our towns. Essentially, it lowers the amount our school district has to spend on Special Education costs before we get reimbursed […]

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Another Override?

How Did We Get Here? Our district’s funding crisis is not a spending problem. It’s a revenue problem. For one, Massachusetts spends less than the national average on schools. Second, the state has determined that, based on our income and property values, Hamilton and Wenham must fund the cost of educating our children almost entirely […]

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