School Committee

2012 Medford School Committee

Medford School Committee

Current two year term expires January 2016

Chairman: Mayor Michael McGlynn
1 Mammola Way
(781) 393-2408

Vice Chair: John Falco
123 Fulton Spring Road
Email: falcoformedford@verizon.net
(H) 781-395-1290

Secretary: Robert E. Skerry, Jr.
72 Terrace Road
Email: rskerry@medford.k12.ma.us
(H) 781-396-9092

Ann Marie Cugno
871 Fellsway
Email: cugnocares@comcast.net
(H) 781-396-1783

Erin DiBenedetto
21 Dearborn Street
Email: edibenedetto@comcast.net
(H) 781-391-5139

George Scarpelli
27 Butler Street
Email: scarpg@comcast.net
(H) 781-396-1129

Paulette Van der Kloot
146 Pine Ridge Road
(H) 781-488-3366
pvanderkloot@medford.k12.ma.us


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, Verizon channel TBA) on Wednesday, 7pm and Saturday and Sunday, 11am 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.

2014-2015 Regular Meeting Schedule

September October
September 8, 2014
September 22, 2014
October 6, 2014 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
October 20, 2014
November December
November 3, 2014
November 17, 2014
December 1, 2014 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
December 15, 2014
January February
January 5, 2015 (Organizational and Regular Meeting)
January 12, 2015
February 2, 2015 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
February 9, 2015
March April
March 2, 2015
March 16, 2015
April 6, 2015 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
April 13, 2015 (cancelled)
May June
May 4, 2015
May 18, 2015
June 1, 2015
June 15, 2015

Current Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2014-2015 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 8, 2014
Meeting agenda
September 15, 2014
Committee of the Whole meeting agenda
September 22, 2014
October 6, 2014 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
October 20, 2014
November December
November 3, 2014
November 17, 2014
December 1, 2014 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
December 15, 2014
January February
January 5, 2015 (Organizational and Regular Meeting)
January 12, 2015
February 2, 2015 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
February 9, 2015
March April
March 2, 2015
March 16, 2015
April 6, 2015 (Meeting with Student Advisors)
April 13, 2015 (cancelled)
May June
May 4, 2015
May 18, 2015
June 1, 2015
June 15, 2015