BPS Valedictorians of 2016
Produced by Thelma DaSilva and Mark Pijanowski
This year we have 37 amazing valedictorians! We sat down with 9 of them and asked them about their next steps and advice about success. Hear their stories, hopes and dreams!
BOSTON - Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang announced today that he has selected celebrated educational leader Michael Contompasis as the interim head master of Boston Latin School and longtime BPS educator Jerry Howland as the associate head master.
Culminating over a year of research, discussion, and review of feedback from the community, Boston Public Schools (BPS) Superintendent Tommy Chang has presented the BPS Strategic Implementation Plan to the Boston School Committee. The plan builds on the district's strengths and addresses core challenges.
Boston Public Schools (BPS) announced the completion of this year's Safe Routes to School (SRTS) campaign, which officially launched in June 2015 to increase safety and promote healthy behaviors among students during their morning and evening commutes to and from school via public transportation and pathways.
Boston Public Schools' (BPS) Madison Park Technical Vocational High School today received more than $451,000 in a workforce skills equipment grant, which will allow the school to purchase commercial grade restaurant equipment, refrigeration units, and a specialty food truck to use as a training venue for students in the culinary arts program.
As the birthplace of public education in this nation, the Boston Public Schools is committed to transforming the lives of all children through exemplary teaching in a world-class system of innovative and welcoming schools. We partner with the community, families and students to develop within every learner the knowledge, skill, and character to excel in college, career, and life.