We hope you can join us for our next PTG meeting, Wednesday, April 12th, 7pm (new date) in the Thoreau School Library. All are welcome to attend, including children. One of the most important meetings of the year! Come hear how the school-related Town Meeting articles will impact the proposed K-8 language programs, budgets for the current school year, and the later start time initiative at CCHS from members of the School Committee who will be our guests at the meeting.
PTG Meeting Agenda:
Wednesday, April 12th, 7pm Thoreau School Library
1. School Committee: Town Meeting/District Update
2. Cooler Concord Award
3. PTG openings for 2017-2018 school year
4. PTG updates: Budget, Funding Request, Events
5. New Business
There will be five school-related articles at Town Meeting:
ARTICLE 13 – Concord Public Schools Budget: FY18 CPS Budget is $37,046,694, a 3.89% increase from FY17, which provides for the launch of Elementary Spanish Instruction and a CMS Latin elective.
ARTICLE 14 – Concord Public Schools Supplemental Appropriation of $400,000 for the CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR. Come learn what will happen if this article does not pass.
ARTICLE 15 – Concord Public Schools Capital Renovations and Repairs of $850,000.
ARTICLE 16 – Concord-Carlisle Regional School District Budget: FY18 Budget is $28,042,499. The Budget includes funding for the Later Start Time initiative within the Finance Committee Guideline.
ARTICLE 17 – Concord-Carlisle Regional School District Landfill Remediation: Cost $1.2 million – includes environmentally sound solution with Flexible Fill to allow for future land use options.
To view the details regarding these articles as presented by the School Committee click here: https://www.thoreauptg.org/wp-content/uploads/town-meeting-articles-2017-3-1-final.pdf
Concord Town Meeting begins Monday, April 24th.