The Boston Public Schools is sad to announce the death of Sgt. Willie Matthews, a 27-year veteran with the Boston School Police, who was a devoted colleague and a friend to many in the district. Sgt. Matthews, who passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 2, was assigned to a citywide mobile unit, supporting many schools in Boston.
Boston International Newcomers Academy is featured in a recent report by the Stanford Graduate School of Education, "Schools to Learn From: How Six High Schools Graduate English Language Learners College and Career Ready." Boston International Newcomers Academy is praised for its excellent academic outcomes for English Language Learners (ELLs).
Sponsored by the Citywide Parent Council and the Office of Engagement will be taking place on Saturday, February 27, 2016, Boston Public Schools (Central Office), 2300 Washington Street, Dudley Square, Roxbury, MA. Novice and emerging parent leaders will gain valuable knowledge that will strengthen their skills and ability to actively serve in their role as parent leader in schools.
Superintendent Tommy Chang reflected on recent events at Boston Latin School in his remarks during the Boston School Committee meeting on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Dr. Chang praised BLS students for launching a courageous and important dialogue on diversity, inclusion, and closing the achievement gaps.
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Opportunity and Achievement Gaps Task Force Meeting
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.