Director of Student Services Search
The search committee for the new Director of Student Services has been formed and includes two members of the SEPAC Board. During the meetings held to date, the committee developed interview questions and reviewed resumes. The recruitment criteria include an appropriate MA certification (Special Education Director, Principal, Assistant Superintendent), a minimum of 3 years as an administrator (in one of the above roles), and a Masters degree. The committee will meet selected candidates on April 9th and 10th and recommend finalists to Dr Hunter. Public forums will be held in late April and early May to give parents the opportunity to hear from the finalists.
Middle School Feasibility Study- Warrant Article 14
Warrant article 14 at this year's Concord Town Meeting is asking consideration to fund a feasibility study for a new middle school. Several information sessions were conducted over the month of March. The last information session and school tours will happen on April 6th. If you are unable to attend, information is available on the Concord Public Schools website or you can see a recorded information session here. Concord Town Meeting is April 8 through April 11th. The vote on the Warrant Article 14 is expected on Monday April 8th, 2019.
New Principal for Alcott School Announced
Concord Public School Superintendent Dr. Laurie Hunter announced that Naomi Krakow will become the new Principal of the Alcott Elementary School. Krakow is currently serving as Principal of the William H. Ohrenberger School in Boston. Among her qualifications, Krakow worked as a Special Education Teacher at the Roberts Vaux High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for five years and also served as a Special Education Liaison, Literacy Leader and as a Building Representative for the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers. We'd like to thank those who participated in the extensive search process with special thanks to Megan Carroll, our Alcott SEPAC representative, for her service on the search committee.