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School Committee Approves Contract Extension For Durkin
The New Bedford School Committee has voted to approve a three year contract extension and a pay hike for Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin.
The vote took place late Monday night, with the Committee voting 6-0 in favor. Committee Member Jack Nobrega was not present...
Marlene Pollock Will Not Seek Re-Election
Long time educator Marlene Pollock says she will not seek re-election to the New Bedford School Committee this fall. Pollock served eight years on the board and says, its time now for a break.
"Its a lot of work to be on the School Committee and do a good job and I just felt like eight years…
Durkin Sets Goals For 2014-15 School Year
New Bedford Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin is setting her goals for the current school year.
Durkin outlined her agenda before the School Committee Monday night.
Durkin said her goal continues to be a 40% reduction in the number of students rated as "needing improvement" or "…
Morad To Continue Pressing School Officials For Answers
Members of the City Council aren't happy about the latest communication from the New Bedford School Committee.
The Committee wrote the Council a letter this week, asking that they respect the boundaries of the school board, and that any concerns be sent directly to the Superintendent...
Scheduling Issues Mar Start Of School Year At NBHS
New Bedford High School Headmaster Kathleen Dawson told the School Committee Monday night, the opening of the high school was okay, but not as smooth as she had hoped.
Many students didn't receive their schedules till the first day of school, and some of those schedules were wrong...

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