The Boston School Committee

  • 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.  

    Next Virtual Meeting:

    Wednesday, March 22, 2023 *(Please note start time)

    5 p.m. Executive Session
    6 p.m. Public Meeting *


    Meeting Documents 

    Please click the link below to join the webinar:

    Public comment: Please sign up here to testify. Sign up for public comment will close at 4:30 p.m. on the day of the meeting. Speakers must sign into the Zoom meeting using the same name that they used to sign up for public comment.

    Because this is a remote meeting, please unmute yourself and turn on your camera when it is your turn to testify. Only speakers who turn on their camera will be allowed to testify; speakers who do not wish to be on camera can submit their testimony in writing. Speakers must begin their remarks by stating their name, affiliation, and neighborhood of residence. 

    Interpretation: Simultaneous interpretation services will be provided throughout the meeting in Spanish, Cabo Verdean, Haitian Creole, Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese, and American Sign Language (ASL). When you join the meeting, look for the interpretation icon (the globe) at the bottom of your screen and select your language preference.

    To request interpretation services in a language other than those listed above, please email a request to at least seven (7) days before the meeting. Every effort will be made to fulfill the request. However, services cannot be guaranteed. 

    A video recording will be posted on the City of Boston's YouTube channel and at

    Interpretation Instructions: 

Contact Us

  • Boston School Committee
    Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building
    2300 Washington Street
    Roxbury, MA  02119
    (617) 635-9014
    Elizabeth Sullivan
    Executive Secretary
    *The Chamber has a capacity of 202 people.