Left to right: Chair Michael D. O'Neill, Regina Robinson, Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Alexandra Oliver-Davila, Superintendent Tommy Chang, Jeri Robinson, Vice-Chair Dr. Hardin Coleman, and Michael Loconto. (Not pictured: Dr. Miren Uriarte.) Photo credit: Don Harney, Mayor's Office.
The Boston School Committee is the governing body of the Boston Public Schools. The School Committee is responsible for:
- Defining the vision, mission and goals of the Boston Public Schools;
- Establishing and monitoring the annual operating budget;
- Hiring, managing and evaluating the Superintendent; and
- Setting and reviewing district policies and practices to support student achievement.
Boston School Committee and Superintendent Tommy Chang invite parents, teachers, students, community
organizations, and other school partners to
participate in public discussions about the Boston
Public Schools FY17 budget.