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:
    February 15, 2023 at 5 p.m.

    Note: The meeting agenda, Zoom webinar link, and public comment sign up form will be posted on this page 48 hours before the meeting.


    FY24 Virtual Budget Hearings:

    - Thursday, February 16 at 5 p.m.

     Focus on School Budgets


    - Wednesday, March 1 at 5 p.m.

     Focus on Central Budget


    - Wednesday, March 15 at 5 p.m.


    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.