Town Meeting begins April 24th – There will be four school-related articles
Concord Town Meeting begins Monday, April 24th. In preparation, the Concord and Concord-Carlisle School Committees hosted a series of Information Sessions regarding the 2017-18 school budgets and school-related articles.
There will be four school-related articles at Town Meeting:
♦ ARTICLE 13 – Concord Public Schools Budget: FY18 CPS Budget is $36,810,111.
At the April 11, 2017 business meeting, members of the Concord School Committee voted to adopt a new budget recommendation (Concord Town Meeting Article 13) to achieve alignment with the Concord Finance Committee recommendation of $36,810,111. Members were pleased to achieve alignment with the Finance Committee recommendation while accomplishing one of Committee’s primary goals of funding a foreign language program in the elementary schools.
ARTICLE 14 – Concord Public Schools Supplemental Appropriation of $400,000 for the current school year. Will not be moved at Town Meeting 2017
Please join us at any of the following information sessions to learn more:
Wednesday 3/22 7:00pm-8:30pm CCHS Learning Commons
Tuesday 3/28 9:30am-11am Ripley Conference Room 4
Tuesday 4/11 9:30am-11am Ripley Conference Room 4
The School Committees will also be hosting a Public Forum specifically regarding the Later Start Time Initiative for the high school:
Tuesday 4/4 7:00pm-8:30pm CCHS Learning Commons
We urge all residents to be informed about the budgets and other articles and to attend Town Meeting .
Thank you and please email either School Committee with any questions: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.