The Boston School Committee, in at 5-2 vote on Tuesday evening, named Dr. Tommy Chang Boston Public Schools next superintendent.
Boston Public Schools (BPS) Superintendent John McDonough today released an update to the district’s efforts to balance the FY16 budget, which includes a limited number of school and program closures at the end of the current school year. Superintendent McDonough and BPS senior staff will meet with families of students who attend the impacted schools and program this week.
The Superintendent Search Committee formally and unanimously recommended four candidates to Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston School Committee for consideration as the next Superintendent of the Boston Public Schools. Dr. Dana Bedden, Dr. Tommy Chang, Deputy Superintendent Guadalupe Guerrero and Superintendent-in-Residence Pedro Martinez were selected from more than 70 applicants as part of a year-long, nationwide search. Provide your feedback at: www.bostonpublicschools.org/supfeedback. Watch the public interviews: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/bps-supt
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