In accordance with the provisions of the Massachusetts General laws, Chapter 30A, Section 20, notice is hereby given for the following meeting of the:

Arlington School Committee
School Committee Organizational Meeting
Thursday, April 14, 2022
6:15 PM

Conducted by Remote Participation via Zoom link below, in person at Arlington High School, 869 Massachusetts Avenue, 6th Floor, Arlington, MA  or via ACMI Local TV Channel.

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Call to Order - Mr. Paul Schlichtman, Chairperson Pro Tempore
BEDL - Land Acknowledgement (P. Schlichtman)
Per File BEDL - Land Acknowledgement:  "The Arlington School Committee shall include at the beginning of its organizational meeting, at the beginning of its first regular meeting in October (or such other meeting date as is approximate to "Indigenous Peoples Day" per Title I, Article 6 of the Town Bylaws), and as part of graduation ceremonies, a land acknowledgement shall be read in a substantially similar form to the following: “We acknowledge that the Town of Arlington is located on the ancestral lands of the Massachusett Tribe, the tribe of Indigenous peoples from whom the Colony, Province, and Commonwealth have taken their names. We pay our respects to the ancestral bloodline of the Massachusett Tribe and their descendants who still inhabit historic Massachusett territories today.”"
Nomination and Election for Office of Chair
Nomination and Election for Office of Vice Chair
Nomination and Election of Office Secretary
Vote to Approve Committee & Liaison Assignments - 2022-2023
Vote on Authorization of Chair (and alternative) to Sign Payroll Warrant
Per Policy BDA-E: Standards and Norms of the Arlington School Committee
New Business
The listings of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair, which may be discussed at the meeting. Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.
Stated times and time amounts, listed in parenthesis, are the estimated amount of time for that particular agenda item. Actual times may be shorter or longer depending on the time needed to fully explore the topic.
Massachusetts law requires all open session meetings of public bodies to be accessible to members of the public, including those with disabilities. If you need reasonable accommodations in order to participate in the meeting, contact the Administrative Assistant to the Arlington School Committee Liz Diggins at