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Proposed 2016-2017 Board Meeting Dates

Members of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
Mitchell D. Chester, Ed.D., Commissioner
May 27, 2016


Please find below a list of proposed Board meeting dates for the 2016-2017 school year. Board meetings are typically held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. To accommodate conflicts in November and December, Chair Sagan and I propose meeting on the fifth Tuesday in November and the third Tuesday in December.

We also ask that you reserve on your calendars the evening before each regular meeting in the event that the Board holds a special meeting that month.

The proposed dates for 2016-2017 are:

Monday, September 26, 2016, Special Meeting
Tuesday, September 27, 2016, Regular Meeting

Monday, October 24, 2016, Special Meeting
Tuesday, October 25, 2016, Regular Meeting

Monday, November 28, 2016, Special Meeting
Tuesday, November 29, 2016, Regular Meeting

Monday, December 19, 2016, Special Meeting
Tuesday, December 20, 2016, Regular Meeting

Monday, January 23, 2017, Special Meeting
Tuesday, January 24, 2017, Regular Meeting

Monday, February 27, 2017, Special Meeting
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, Regular Meeting

Monday, March 27, 2017, Special Meeting
Tuesday, March 28, 2017, Regular Meeting

Tuesday, April 18, 2017, Regular Meeting

  • Due to the Patriot's Day Holiday on April 17th the Board will not hold a Special Meeting in April.

Monday, May 22, 2017, Special Meeting
Tuesday, May 23, 2017, Regular Meeting

Monday, June 26, 2017, Special Meeting
Tuesday, June 27, 2017, Regular Meeting

I recommend that the Board adopt the meeting schedule at our June 28rd meeting. After the Board approves the final schedule, we will post it on our website. Meeting locations will be announced as they are set.

Last Updated: June 27, 2016
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