Tag Archive for School Budget

Letter: Curriculum Changes

Tell us what you’re thinking! Opinions are welcome either in short-form in the comments below or long-form to editor@lynnhappens.com. Dear Dr. Latham and School Committee members, Good morning. I am writing you today about some deep and troubling concerns I have gotten since my discovery of the “Science from Scientists” line on the Washington School…

School Committee Budget Hearing Video 8-11-11

What if they held a meeting for public input on the School Committee budget and nobody came? Well, there was a public hearing on the budget last night, and a few people did go. And last year, a few people did as well.  LynnHappens as a rule doesn’t take sides in political issues, but it…

Lynn School Watch(ing the budget)

I’m going to editorialize a second here, and remind readers that LynnHappens video’d last year’s School Budget Hearing, and for a city its size any size it was poorly attended. In other communities, these are usually the meetings that finally motivate parents to come out. The fiscal year 2012 budget is on the agenda for…

School Committee Budget Hearing and Meeting 8-31-10

There are two videos here. The first is the public hearing on the budget, and the second is a regular School Committee meeting that includes budget discussion and a five to two vote of approval. The lecture hall at the Breed Middle School had a buzz, probably from lighting ballasts, that can not be removed…