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BOARD MEETINGS


2023-2024 Meetings of the Regional School District No. 7 Board of Education

This is to certify that the Regional School District No. 7 Board of Education will hold Board of Education Meetings for the year commencing January 1, 2023 on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month except for the months of July, August, and December.  Regular meetings during those months will be the second Wednesday in July, the fourth Wednesday in August and the second Wednesday in December.  Meetings will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the Newbury Library-Media Center at Northwestern Regional High School/Middle School unless otherwise stated on the agenda received prior to the meetings.

Questions or comments may be sent to publicinput@nwr7.org, and will be read and addressed, where possible, by the Chair.  

             BOARD OF EDUCATION SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS FOR 2023-2024

 

BOARD OF EDUCATION


CHAIR Ms. Molly Sexton Read
  msextonreadBOE@nwr7.org
  Barkhamsted
   
VICE CHAIR Mr. Robert Jerram
  rjerramBOE@nwr7.org
  New Hartford
   
SECRETARY / TREASURER Mr. Noel Gauthier
  ngauthierBOE@nwr7.org
  New Hartford
   
BOARD MEMBERS Ms. Mimi Duran
  mduranBOE@nwr7.org
  Barkhamsted
   
  Mrs. Theresa Kenneson
  tkennesonBOE@nwr7.org
  Colebrook
   
  Mrs. Deb Bell
  dbellBOE@nwr7.org
  Norfolk
   
  Ms. Lisa Ann Fragale
  lfragaleBOE@nwr7.org
  Colebrook
   
  Ms. Kim Crone
  kcroneBOE@nwr7.org
  Norfolk
   
STUDENT REPRESENTATIVES Owen Langer
  Fiona Leon  
   
   

 

GOALS FOR REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 7 BOARD OF EDUCATION


MISSION STATEMENT: 

The Board of Education believes the public education is an essential component of a free and democratic society. In a partnership of family, school, community, and local and state government, our mission is to enable all students to meet high standards, make productive choices in their personal lives, contribute to a diverse global society and act as responsible citizens. 

ANNUAL BOARD OF EDUCATION GOALS 2023:

RECOVERY:

  • The Board will provide the necessary interventions, resources and support to administrators, teachers and staff in order to promote the educational, behavioral, and social emotional recovery of students from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

COLLABORATION: 

  • In order to ensure that the students transition smoothly into NWR7, the Board will strive to collaborate effectively with our member towns and their Boards of Education. 

REFLECTION:

  • The Board recognizes its responsibility to work efficiently and cooperatively to carry out is mission. We will invest effort in improving and enhancing our communication processes. 

 

Board Function

  • Continually assess Board of Education organization and operations to ensure that the Board is fulfilling its duty to maintain a high functioning school that best serves the interests of the community and its responsibility to do so with an informed understanding of the fiscal position of the member towns.

Social - Emotional Learning .  What is it and Why it is so Important?

2022-2023 DISTRICT GOALS: THEORY OF ACTION STATEMENTS 
2017-2018 Smarter Balanced Assessments and SAT Test Results

BOARD OF EDUCATION DOCUMENTS


Common Core State Standards Instructional Shifts
Connecticut Common Core Standards: Facts
BOE Member Handbook
Five-Year Plan
Five-Year Progress
Five-Year Appendices