School Committee Selects Permanent Superintendent Town Hall – The Watertown School Committee voted unanimously at its March 13th meeting to select Billerica Assistant Superintendent Dr. Deanne Galdston as Watertown’s permanent Superintendent of Schools. Committee members spoke at length about Dr. Galdston and what they believe she will bring to Watertown. Check Out the Video! Produced […]
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Watertown Schools Food Services Receives Grant, Good Friday No Longer a Day Off Town Hall – Aside from electing a permanent Superintendent of Schools at its March 13th meeting, the Watertown School Committee also announced the 2017-2018 school calendar which includes school being in session on Good Friday. Additionally, it was announced that the Watertown […]
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School Committee Prepares to Build for the Future Town Hall – It was a full agenda at the Feb. 15 School Committee meeting. A report on the high school and the future of Watertown’s school buildings were among the most important topics discussed. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Videographer Feb. 16, 2017 […]
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Superintendent Search Down to Two Candidates Town Hall – On Friday, Feb. 10, the Superintendent Search Committee announced two finalists to take over as Superintendent of Watertown Schools. Deanne Galdston, Ed.D. of Newton, currently Assistant Superintendent, Billerica Public Schools Arthur Unobskey, Ed.D. of Lexington, currently Assistant Superintendent, Gloucester Public Schools School Committee members further discussed […]
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Subcommittee Discusses Upcoming Fiscal Year Projections for Schools Phillips School – There was no Town Council or School Committee meeting this week, however the School Committee budget and finance subcommittee met at the Phillips School to discuss the fiscal year 2017-2018 school budget. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Videographer Jan. 19, 2017 […]
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School Committee Holds Election of Officers, Discusses Budget Projections Town Hall – At the first School Committee meeting of the new year, members held the annual election of officers. Interim superintendent Dr. John Brackett also helped lay out the budget projections for the next fiscal year. Check Out the Video! Produced by Sam Dudley, Videographer […]
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Future of School Buildings Topic of Joint Town Council/School Committee Meeting Town Hall – A joint meeting of the School Committee and Town Council was held on Dec. 19 with architecture firm SMMA to review possible ways to improve or replace Watertown school buildings. The Steering Committee of the Master Plan Design Process began meeting […]
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School Committee Discusses Goals, Enrollment Projections Phillips School – At the most recent School Committee subcommittee meeting, interim superintendent Dr. John Brackett further detailed his goals for the coming school year. Committee members also discussed how he planned to handle the projected rise in the district’s enrollment rate. Find out more about the meeting in […]
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Interim Superintendent Announces Goals for Upcoming Year Town Hall – While School Committee members continue their search and selection process for a Superintendent to succeed Dr. Jean Fitzgerald, interim Superintendent Dr. John Brackett has announced what he hopes to achieve during his time at the helm of the public school system. Additionally, School Committee Chair […]
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School Committee Selects Firm That Will Find New Superintendent Town Hall – During the most recent School Committee meeting, committee members revealed which firm they will use to aid them in their search for a permanent successor to former Watertown Public Schools superintendent Dr. Jean Fitzgerald, who retired unexpectedly in September. Find out which search […]
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