School Committee

2016-18 School Committee

Medford School Committee

Current two year term expires January 2018

Chairperson: Mayor Stephanie M. Burke
Medford City Hall, 85 George P. Hassett Drive
(781) 393-2408

Ann Marie Cugno
871 Fellsway
cugnocares@comcast.net
781-396-1783

Erin DiBenedetto
21 Dearborn Street
edibenedetto@comcast.net
781-391-5139

Kathy Kreatz
391 Fulton Street
Kathykreatz@ymail.com
781-589-6691

Mea Quinn Mustone
33 Morgan Avenue
781-391-5909
meamustone@yahoo.com

Robert E. Skerry, Jr.
72 Terrace Road
rskerry@medford.k12.ma.us
781-396-9092

Paulette Van der Kloot
146 Pine Ridge Road
781-488-3366
pvanderkloot@gmail.com


Community Participation

Any citizen in the audience may be given permission to speak once at School Committee meetings regarding any item on the agenda for up to three minutes on any one item.

A Community Participation portion of the agenda be established which will give any citizen the privilege of placing any item before the School Committee or be heard on any item. Any item to be presented must be submitted in writing to the Superintendent of Schools by the Wednesday noon prior to the scheduled meeting, with a maximum of five (5) minutes allowed for any one presentation.


Meeting Information

Attending Meetings

All regular meetings are held in the Howard Alden Memorial Chambers, located on the second floor of Medford City Hall, at 7:00pm. The School Committee generally meets on two Mondays each month. Committee of the Whole and other special meetings are occasionally held in other locations. Please be sure to check the Medford Public Schools website under “Latest News” for announcements of those meetings and their locations. Meetings agendas are also posted in the news section and on the School Committee webpage prior to the meeting.

Watching Meetings on Television

Regular meetings are broadcast live on Channel 22 (Comcast customers) or Channel 43 (Verizon customers) starting at 7:00pm. Meetings are replayed on Channel 15 (Comcast customers) and Channel 45 (Verizon customers) on Wednesday, 7 pm and Saturday and Sunday, 11 am during the same week of the meeting. Please note that School Committee meetings are replayed on Channel 15, not Channel 16.

Meetings are occasionally broadcast live on Channel 15. Live meeting announcements for Channel 15 will be posted in the Latest News section of the district homepage and also on the Channel 15 bulletin board.

Please Note: Meetings are subject to change. Please check this page and the district homepage frequently for updates. Committee of the Whole Meetings and other special meetings are usually announced on the homepage under “Latest News.” When Committee of the Whole and other special meetings are videotaped they will be replayed on Channel 15 and their broadcast schedule will be posted on the homepage.

2016-2017 Regular Meeting Schedule

September October
September 12, 2016
September 26, 2016
October 17, 2016
October 24, 2016
November December
November 7, 2016
November 21, 2016
December 5, 2016
December 16, 2016
January February
January 9, 2017 (Organizational Meeting)
January 23, 2017
February 6, 2017
February 27, 2017
March April
March 6, 2017
March 20, 2017
April 3, 2017
April 10, 2017
May June
May 1, 2017
May 15, 2017
June 5, 2017
June 19, 2017

Current Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2015-2016 School Year

Please note that meeting minutes need to be approved by the School Committee before they are posted online. Typically the minutes from the previous meeting are before the Committee for approval at each regular meeting.

Agendas are posted when they are finalized, which usually happens a few days before a meeting.

The below meetings are regular meetings unless otherwise noted.

Please note the following files are all PDF’s.

September October
September 12, 2016
September 26, 2016
October 17, 2016
October 24, 2016
November December
November 7, 2016
November 21, 2016
December 5, 2016
December 16, 2016
January February
January 9, 2017 (Organizational Meeting)
January 23, 2017
February 6, 2017
February 27, 2017
March April
March 6, 2017
March 20, 2017
April 3, 2017
April 10, 2017
May June
May 1, 2017
May 15, 2017
June 5, 2017
June 19, 2017