The Boston School Committee

  • The Boston School Committee Nominating Panel is accepting applications for two current School Committee vacancies due to resignation. These terms are coterminous with the Acting Mayor. Applications should be emailed to: 

    Download the application here.

    DEADLINE: Applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, July 8, 2021. No applications will be accepted after this time.

    Interviews for selected candidates will be held on July 13 & 14, 2021 between 2:30 and 5:30 pm.


     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 Remote Meeting:
    June 30, 2021 at 5 p.m. 
     The meeting agenda, Zoom link, and public comment sign-up form are posted here 48 hours prior to each meeting.
    Exam Schools Admissions Listening Sessions
    - Tuesday, June 22 from 6-8 p.m.
    - Wednesday, June 23 from 4-6 p.m.
    Zoom Interpretation Instructions: 

Contact Us

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