• SC Policy Sub Committee Minutes 08/29/2012


    SHARON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

    SHARON, MA 02067

    School Committee

    Policy Subcommittee

    Minutes – August 29, 2012

    School Administration Building

    Sharon Middle School

    75 Mountain Street

    Sharon, MA 02067

    Present: Timothy Farmer, Glenn Brand, Jeff Cruzan, Katie Currul-Dykeman, Veronica Wiseman

    The meeting was convened at 6:05 p.m.

    Areas of discussion for this meeting:

    Asking school nurses to attend the next meeting (Sept. 19th) to discuss Policy JLCD (administration of medications to students), EBB (first aid) and food allergies, environmental allergens and irritants in the schools

    • A letter was received from a parent requesting the School Department to ban all fragrances in the schools. Mr. Farmer will contact area superintendents to see if they have a fragrance policy.

    • Review of policies to insure that federal and state mandates are being followed

    • There will be a discussion on the Field Trip Policy at the Sept. 19th meeting

    • Discussion on field trip fees and the impact on families who cannot afford to send their children (i.e. SMS Washington DC trip, etc.)

    • State Ethics law and the impact on tutoring in the SPS – Glenn Brand will send the regulations for School Committee review

    • Assignment for individual member policy review:

    Veronica Wiseman – GA – GBGB

    Katie Currul-Dykeman – GBI – GDDDB

    Laura Salomons – H

    The meeting was adjourned at 6:55 p.m.

    Submitted by: Helen Campanario, Recording Secretary to the School Committee