Massachusetts Association of School Committees

Things You Need to Know

  • Fiscal Year 2025 Conference Committee Budget
    Fiscal Year 2025 Conference Committee Budget
    On Thursday, July 18, the Budget Conference Committee released its FY25 budget proposal, which was passed by both chambers the following day.   Within Chapter 70 state aid, the Conference Committee has adopted the House $104 per pupil minimum amount, rather than the Senate’s higher $110 per pupil amount.   Both chambers funded another year of school…
  • Public Policy Reports: June Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
    Public Policy Reports: June Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
    The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education met for their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 9 AM. Note that the Board had met online the evening for a presentation by Harvard Graduate School of Education Thomas Kane on his "Education Recovery Scorecard," a recording of which can be found here. The…
  • Public Policy Updates: April Board of Elementary and Secondary Education meeting
    Public Policy Updates: April Board of Elementary and Secondary Education meeting
    The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education held their April meeting at Wellesley High School in recognition of their student member Ela Gardiner, who will graduate from Wellesley High School this spring. The agenda of the meeting is here; the video of the meeting is here. The Board meeting opened with public comment. Beth Kontos,…
  • 2024 Annual Forms Booklet (includes Scholarship App)
    2024 Annual Forms Booklet (includes Scholarship App)
    Annual Forms Booklet Every Spring we send membership a packet of very important material relating to election of officers of the Association, MASC award nominations, volunteers to serve on MASC Committees, and resolutions for our Delegate Assembly in November. This is your chance to offer a nomination, propose a resolution, volunteer to serve, or run…

Calendar of Events

2024 MASC & MASS
Joint Conference

November 6-9, 2024
  • Charting the Course – September 21, 2024 – Plymouth
    September 21 @ 8:00 am

    The hallmark of an effective school committee is how well its members understand their roles and the issues they need to address in these challenging times. This training program, developed...

  • Charting the Course – October 5, 2024 – North Adams
    October 5 @ 8:00 am

    The hallmark of an effective school committee is how well its members understand their roles and the issues they need to address in these challenging times. This training program, developed...

  • 2024 MASC M.A.S.S. Joint Conference
    November 6

    Emerald Resort | 35 Scudder Avenue | Hyannis, MA November 6-9, 2024   Don't miss the Massachusetts Association of School Committees (MASC) & Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents (M.A.S.S.) Annual Conference,...

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Holyoke School Committee

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