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.


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    FY21 Budget Process 

    Learn more about the Superintendent's FY21 Budget Recommendation and share feedback at an upcoming budget hearing:

    Thursday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m.
    FY21 Budget Hearing: School Budget Review
    Curley K-8 School, Jamaica Plain

    Agenda/Public Notice

    FY21 Budget: Schools PowerPoint

    Tuesday, March 10 at 6 p.m.
    FY 21 Budget Hearing: Review of Central Budgets
    King K-8 School, Dorchester


    Wednesday, March 18

    5 p.m. FY21 Budget Hearing

    6 p.m. School Committee Meeting

    Bolling Building, Roxbury

    Wednesday, March 25 at 6 p.m.

    School Committee Meeting
    FY21 Budget Vote
    Bolling Building, Roxbury


    Email feedback to



    2020 Meeting Calendar - Updated January 17, 2020


    School Committee meetings are held twice a month on Wednesday evenings at 6 p.m. at the Bruce C. Bolling Muncipal Building, 2300 Washington Street, School Committee Chamber, second floor, Roxbury, MA 02119. The Chamber has a capacity of 202 people.  To confirm the date, time, location or agenda of any meeting, contact the School Committee office at 617-635-9014. 

Upcoming Meetings

  • February 26

    March 18

    March 25

Contact the Boston School Committee

    Elizabeth Sullivan
    Elizabeth Sullivan
    Executive Secretary
    Boston School Committee
    2300 Washington Street
    Roxbury, MA  02119
    Phone: (617) 635-9014
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