School Committee

Meetings are located at the Dean Technical High School Fifield Room at 6:00 p.m.
(unless otherwise indicated).

Click here to access the
Update to the School Committee on the Holyoke Early Literacy Initiative (HELI).

Click on the linked dates
below to access Meeting Information.

Meeting Date
1/6/15 (Organizational Mtg)
12/15/14 Regular
12/1/14 Regular
11/17/14 Regular
11/3/14 Regular
10/20/14 Regular
10/7/14 at 5:30 PM
Joint Session of City Council and School Committee to fill Ward 4 School Committee vacancy
10/6/14 Regular
9/22/14 Special
9/15/14 Executive Session
9/8/14 Special at 5:30 PM
8/4/14  Regular
6/30/14 7:00 PM

6/23/14
5:00 PM Public Hearing on the FY 2015 School Department Budget

5:15 PM or immediately following conclusion of Public Hearing - Special Meeting

6/16/14- No Meeting

6/1/14 Afternoon -
HHS Graduation
5/30/14 Evening -
Dean Tech Graduation
2/24/14 Special Session
1/21/14 Special Session

1/7/14
6:15 PM Organizational Meeting
6:30 Special Session

12/10/13 6:00 PM
New Member Orientation
12/2/13 6:15 PM
HELI Presentation (Moving the Holyoke Early Literacy Initiative Forward )
11/4/13 6:15 PM

10/7/13 6:15 PM
Agenda
| Packet | Addendum

9/16/13 6:15 PM
9/3/13 6:15 PM
Special Session (due to Labor Day)
8/20/13 6:15 PM
8/5/13 6:15 PM
7/15/13 6:15 PM

School Committee Vacancy

The City of Holyoke welcomes applicants to apply to fill the vacant Ward 4 seat on the School Committee.  This vacancy is for the remainder of the term, which ends December 31, 2015. This vacancy will be filled by a majority decision of a joint session of the City Council and School Committee. You must be registered to vote in Holyoke in order to serve on the School Committee. Please apply in writing or by email by the end of the business day Tuesday, September 30, 2014 to:

Elizabeth Lafond
Executive Administrative Coordinator for the School Committee
Holyoke School Department
57 Suffolk Street
Holyoke, MA  01040
lizlafond@hps.holyoke.ma.us

Click here to access School Committee Policies.

School Committee Members

Dr. Sergio Páez
Secretary

Superintendent of Schools
Holyoke School Department
57 Suffolk Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-534-2005 (Office)

Mayor Alex Morse
Chairperson

Holyoke City Hall
536 Dwight Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-322-5510 (Office)

Devin Sheehan
Vice Chair
At Large

131 Norwood Terrace
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-575-8653 (Cell)

John G. Whelihan
At Large

19 McLellan Drive
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-535-1156 (Home)

Mildred Lefebvre
Ward 1

118 St. Kolbe Drive
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-219-0919 (Cell)

Rosalee Tensley Williams
Ward 2

81 Brook Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-533-6916 (Home)

Dennis Birks
Ward 3

18 West Glen Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-534-9166 (Home)

Vacant
Ward 4


John Brunelle
Ward 5

131 Vermont Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-210-6448 (Cell)

William R. Collamore
Ward 6

36 Belvidere Avenue
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-533-7509 (Home)

Erin Brunelle
Ward 7

611 Northampton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
413-265-4468 (Cell)

Faizul J. Sibdhanny Jr. Holyoke High School
Student Representative/
Sophomore Class President

John Connon

William J. Dean Technical High School Student Representative

 

 

57 Suffolk Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
Phone: (413) 534-2000
Fax: (413) 534-3730