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The Arlington School Committee met at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, May 23, in hybrid session -- via Zoom and in-person at Arlington Public School District's office, 14 Mill Brook Drive, second floor.

Members went into closed session and then emerged to announce the district's agreement -- after several months of negotiations -- on a contract with Unit A of the Arlington Education Association, which represents credentialed teachers of the Arlington Public Schools.

The board was also scheduled to hear a report regarding summer programming and to hear a first read of district goals and half-a-dozen policies, plus an update on administrative hiring searches, grants, enrollment and class sizes. 

The agenda is here >>  and the Zoom link is here >>

Also in this meeting's agenda is a vote to renew the two-part Massachusetts Association of School Committees (MASC) resolution pertaining to educator diversity and professional licensure.

This meeting is expected to be live-streamed online, broadcast on cable in real time and recorded for later posting online on YouTube by local nonprofit cable television station ACMi.

This notice based on information from the town website and YourArlington's files was published Wednesday, May 22, 2024, and updated May 28, to indicate that the contract was approved at the meeting.