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Upcoming 2019-20 Meetings

Sept. 17
Oct. 22
Nov 26
Jan 21
Feb 18
March 17
April 21
May 12

Regular meetings held at The Hickcok Meeting Room, Summit Public Library, 9:15 a.m.

Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year!

All Welcome! I have been trying all summer to write a welcoming note so motivating that many of you will be curious enough to join us for a cup of coffee and bagels in our new cycle of Speak-up Summit meetings. I have been writing and erasing paragraphs trying to decide what subject will be […] […]

TIME CHANGE- April 18th

TIME CHANGE: Please note that the April 18 regular monthly meeting will begin at 10am (not 8:30 am.) […]

Conversation with the Administration Video Available Online

If you missed the annual “Coffee and Conversation with the Administration” meeting, the video of the event will be broadcast on Hilltopper TV.  Alternatively, you can watch the video of the very informative discussion at this link. […]

Speak Up Summit November 15, 2016 Regular Meeting

Nice turnout for our November meeting. We were happy to welcome Deb McCann from the Board of Ed.  Lots of different topics of conversation: European trip for SHS students. This has been postponed for one year because of low interest. The district was planning on taking four students. Concern for safety was expressed. It is an […] […]

Speak Up Summit May 24, 2016 Meeting Notes

At the last meeting of the 2015-16 school year, we elected our new board and school reps for next year and chose our meeting dates. Executive Board Melanie Wilson, president Laura Coburn, vice-president Teresa Usme, treasurer Luz Bazalar, corresponding secretary Board of Directors Phil Eisner Andrea Stein Paola Acosta School Representatives Summit High School Laura Coburn Laura Schaffer LCJSMS […] […]

Regular monthly Speak Up Summit meeting, April 19, 2016

Representatives were present from all Summit schools, except for Lincoln-Hubbard. We do hope that someone from LH will volunteer to be a liaison next year and report our discussions back to their PTO, and bring any school concerns to us. The date of the next (and last) meeting of the school year has been changed […] […]

March 22, 2016 SUS Regular Meeting Notes

At the regular monthly March SUS meeting all schools were represented except for Franklin and Lincoln-Hubbard. We really do need to find a L-H rep…so speak to a board member or to me if you know of someone who might be interested. With nothing “huge and pressing” on the district right now, we talked mostly […] […]

February 23rd, 2016 SUS Meeting Notes

The feel of the February 23, 2016 Speak Up Summit regular monthly meeting was different, as we discussed some tougher, more controversial issues. In attendance: Melanie Wilson, Laura Coburn, Kathy Clark, Andrea Stein, Lisa Campbell, Paola Acosta, Anna Shapiro, Tere Usme, Laura Schaffer, Celia Colbert, Lori Leiter Several parents of special education students were also present. SPECIAL EDUCATION: We discussed in-depth special education lawsuits. Of course, […] […]

State of the District 2016 Meeting Video & News Coverage

You can also read TAP into Summit’s article about the meeting at this link. […]

January 12, 2016 regular monthly Speak Up Summit meeting recap

In attendance: Melanie Wilson, Laura Coburn, Andrea Stein, Lisa Campbell, Meghan Terry, Serena Healy, Kathy Clark, Terese Usme, Luz Bazalar, Paola Acosta, Celia Colbert, Torie Bligh and Patty Schneider-Smith At the very start of the meeting, the email came through confirming that Stacy Grimaldi was named officially as the principal of SHS, and we were all happy about that. We discussed logistics for the upcoming State of the […] […]