• Attending Board of Education Meetings (Added October 2020)

  • General Information

    The Board of Education will welcome a limited number of attendees to the board meetings beginning October 13th.  Due to state guidelines and CDC recommendations the district can accommodate five (5) attendees in the board room.  In order to allow an equitable process the district will utilize a lottery system should more than five (5) attendees express interest.  If you are interested in attending, please send an email to boequestions@wscschools.org and include your full name and phone number.  The deadline is 12pm on Monday.  You will receive a confirmation email stating that your email has been received.  Please read the entire email as there are specific guidelines and questions that must be accepted in order to be considered (those selected will complete the health questionnaire upon arrival).  If you are randomly selected you will be contacted.  Please do not attend unless you have been contacted.

     

  • Health Questionnaire

    Board meeting attendees will be required to complete a health questionnaire upon arrival.  The questions include:

    1. Have I knowingly been in close or proximate contact in the past 14 days with anyone who has tested positive through a diagnostic test for COVID 19?
    2. Have I tested positive through a diagnostic test for COVID 19 in the past 14 days?
    3. Have I experienced any symptoms of COVID 19 including a temperature of greater than 100.0 F in the past 14 days? (Please visit the CDC website for a list of symptoms
    4. Have I travelled internationally or for a period of 24 hours or more within another state (other than Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Vermont) in the past 14 days?

    The form also has a section for your full name, physical address, phone number and email address.  Please note that this information is needed should the district be required to provide the data for contact tracing.

    When entering the building, please use the main entrance for district office.  The meetings will now be held in the board room.

    Masks will be required at all times (except when you are sitting in your seat).

     

  • Public Comments

    Rules

    The Public Comments section is time set aside for the community to speak directly to the Board of Education.    You should note that the first Public Comments section is only for items related to agenda items.  The second section is for any other comments.  Each speaker is given three minutes, with the total allotted time to last no more than 30 minutes.  When called, please step up to the podium and state your name and address.  Please be respectful in your comments and do not divulge any personal or confidential information (for example; names, specific situations, etc.).  Board members, the superintendent and administrators will not answer specific questions or engage in dialogue.  The information shared will be carefully considered and the appropriate person will contact you.  If you’d like to be contacted, please leave your information with the district clerk.

    Agenda Items

    Public comments (agenda items) may be read in person or submitted to boequestions@wscschools.org by 12pm on Monday.  Please only submit comments related to items on the current agenda.  The following wording should be added to your subject line, "PUBLIC COMMENTS-AGENDA ITEMS."

    Other Items

    Public comments must be read in person

     

     

  • October 27, 2020 Work Session (Updated 10/23/20)

    In an effort to allow for more attendees, the Board of Education work session that is scheduled for Tuesday, October 27th will now be held at West Senior High School (auditorium).  The meeting will begin at 6pm.  

    The board will welcome a limited number of attendees to the meeting.  Due to state guidelines and CDC recommendations the district can accommodate 25 attendees.  In order to allow an equitable process the district will utilize a lottery system should more than 25 attendees express interest.  If you are interested in attending, please send an email to boequestions@wscschools.org and include your full name and phone number.  The deadline is 9am on Monday, October 26th.  You will receive a confirmation email stating that your email has been received.  Please read the entire email as there are specific guidelines and questions that must be accepted in order to be considered.  If you are randomly selected you will be contacted.  Please do not attend unless you have been contacted