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    BOSTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS UNVEILS TRANSFORMATIVE, STUDENT-FOCUSED BUDGET

    Superintendent Mary Skipper presented the student-focused, innovative FY2025 Boston Public Schools (BPS) budget before the Boston School Committee. The $1.5 billion proposal combines new initiatives and deeper investments to transform all BPS schools to support inclusive education opportunities, emphasize a team-based teaching approach, and shift the BPS physical footprint to better support the High-Quality Student Experience, which includes prioritizing rigorous academics, social-emotional supports for students, Early College and Career Pathways for Secondary students, Community Hub schools, and extracurricular activities.

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  • Boston Latin School's Parker-Vincent Alva

    MAYOR WU ANNOUNCES BOSTON’S NEW YOUTH POET LAUREATE

    Mayor Michelle Wu and the Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture, in collaboration with the Boston Public Library, 826 Boston, GrubStreet, Fine Arts Work Center, Mass Poetry, and Urban Word, announced Parker-Vincent Alva has been named the City of Boston’s next Youth Poet Laureate.

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  •  BPS Sundays

    MAYOR WU AND MAJOR CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS OF BOSTON LAUNCH BPS SUNDAYS AT SIX SITES ACROSS BOSTON

    Following her announcement at the 2024 State of the City Address, Mayor Michelle Wu launched BPS Sundays, a new partnership between the City of Boston and cultural institutions to give Boston Public Schools students and their families free access to these institutions. The program builds on existing access programs at each institution, while creating a common free access experience coordinated by the City.

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