2016-2017 Opening of School Schedule

September 6

8:00 a.m.                         Coffee and Conversation:  Belmont High School Cafeteria

Refreshments will be available for all professional and support staff personnel, allowing for a period to renew friendships and welcome new staff members.


9:00 a.m.                         Superintendent’s Meeting:  Belmont High School Auditorium

                           WELCOME:            Ms. Lisa Fiore, Chair

                                                         Belmont School Committee

                                                         Mr. John Sullivan, President

                                                         Belmont Education Association

                                                         Mr. John Phelan

                                                         Superintendent of Schools


10:30 a.m.           Staff Meetings

All staff members will report to their schools for faculty meetings. Faculty picture will be taken in the field house after the Welcome. The faculty meeting will continue in the auditorium following the picture.


Preparation Time

All staff members may utilize the remainder of the day to plan and prepare for the opening of school on September 7.  Staff members should make their own arrangements for lunch.


1:00 p.m.             Unit D meeting for ALL Unit D staff (new and returning)—professional aides, classroom assistants, library aides, METCO Aides and tutors

LOCATION: Belmont High School Library


This is an opportunity to learn about new initiatives and review District protocols. Following the meeting, Carole Pessotti and Brian Higgins from the Town HR Department will be onsite benefits (health insurance) enrollment and Steven Mazzola, Technology Director, will be present for initiating staff ID’s and E-mail/network accounts.


September 7  

This is the first day of classes in Grades 1-12. It is a full day; September 7 follows the regular Wednesday dismissal followed by meetings (faculty or department – see schedule on web site:



September 8 and 9

Kindergarten students will be assigned to attend a half day either September 8th or September 9th.


September 14

The first pay date of the 2016-2017 school year.


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