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