The School Committee is currently discussing the Newton Public Schools budget for next year. Please stay informed.
Here are the dates for School Committee budget discussions. All meetings are at the Education Center, 100 Walnut Street, in room 210.
Monday, March 27 at 7:00 p.m.: Special meeting (i.e. no public comment)--All instructional areas, including elementary, middle, high school, student services and teaching and learning
Thursday, March 30 at 7:00 p.m.: Regular meeting (public comment allowed)-- Non-instructional areas and straw vote
Tuesday April 4 at 6:00 p.m.: Public hearing at 6:00 p.m., then Special meeting--Budget discussion
Thursday, April 6 at 7:00 p.m.: Regular meeting (public comment allowed)--More discussion and possible final vote
Wednesday, April 12th at 7:00 p.m.: A placeholder, in case they do not come to consensus on April 6
See a video of superintendent's budget presentation here:
View slides from the superintendent's budget presentation: http://www.newton.k12.ma.us/cms/lib8/MA01907692/Centricity/Domain/73/Proposed%20Budget%20Presentation%2017-18%20-%203.23.17%20-%20FINAL.pdf
See the proposed budget here: http://www.newton.k12.ma.us/cms/lib8/MA01907692/Centricity/Domain/73/FY18%20Proposed%20Budget.pdf