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                                                                                                                      April 9, 2021 

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING

TOWN OF VOLUNTOWN
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held to discuss the 2021-2022 Board of Education Budget Proposal on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Voluntown Elementary School gymnasium.  This meeting will also be held via Zoom and livestreamed on the Voluntown School YouTube channel. More information will be posted on the Voluntown School District Website: https://district.voluntownct.org/.

Voluntown Board of Education Budget Information can be found here.  

Please note that the Public Hearing is a hybrid meeting, meaning it will both be held via Zoom and in person. PLEASE READ ALL OF THE DIRECTIONS.

For those attending via Zoom only:
You must have a Zoom account to join via Zoom. To sign up for your own free account, visit https://zoom.us/signup and follow the steps. You will receive an email from Zoom (no-reply@zoom.us). In this email, click ‘Activate Account’. 

Citizens must register with their legal name through the following link; https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZItdu-gqTgtHtwz0wnKFLjBpMyESx3S8NF_          Note: This link is the registration link only, not the meeting link. After you register you will receive a unique meeting link. This link will only work for that individual person. YOU MUST BE REGISTERED IN ORDER TO RECIEVE A MEETING LINK. 

The hearing will be live streamed on the Voluntown School YouTube page, for those who only want to watch in real time.

Those who attend in person must wear a mask and social distancing rules will be followed.

Information on how to join a Zoom meeting can be found on the Zoom website.

These hybrid meetings are new to all of us, but we believe it is a positive move to get as much participation as possible in town government. Please be patient as we are all learning how to do this together.

posted 4/9/2021

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Board of Education meetings can be accessed “live” to the public on the Voluntown School YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3I7dQmnXMxoTlNHzaSZ1zw

Any public comments received will be read.  The public may submit comments via email at least one hour before the scheduled meeting time to the BOE Clerk (djackman@voluntownct.org).

The next Regular Board of Education Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.  

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This link provides various COVID-19 related resources: COVID-19 RESOURCES
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VES 2021-2022  APPROVED Calendar

VES 2020-2021 APPROVED Calendar as of 10/8/2020
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The REOPEN Committee has been working diligently on producing the reopening plan for the Voluntown Public Schools since the CT State Department of Education distributed the  “
Adapt, Advance, Achieve: Connecticut’s Plan to Learn and Grow Together” on June 29, 2020. 

The plan and related documents are posted on our website under REOPEN Committee.

REOPENING Voluntown Elementary Version 2.0 - Fall 2020.pdf

Link to REOPEN Committee Information

Link to Adapt, Advance, Achieve

Link to CT School Learning Model Indicators


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Voluntown Board of Education

Mission Statement

The Voluntown Board of Education mission is to provide our students the skills essential to reach their highest potential in a safe environment for learning as they aspire to become responsible, respectful, and civic-minded members of society. 

We commit to help educate, challenge, and inspire each child to excel as lifelong learners who can adapt constructively in an ever-changing, multi-cultural, and technological world.

 

August 13, 2020