Town Meeting schools report: TM appropriates extra funds to support school library paraprofessionals

Report on Town Meeting consideration of school budgets The Town Meeting began debate tonight (Wed., May 4) on the elementary school budget. At the end of the evening, Town Meeting approved the Elementary School budget, and by a substantial majority appropriated an additional $30,000 to support the three full-time paraprofessionals in the elementary school libraries. […]

library staffing cut update – Some good news

Dear Wildwood Families; Thank you for all your actions over the past month to help retain the library paraprofessionals in the FY 2017 budget.  Your many letters of support and physical presence at the school committee meeting made me feel incredibly supported by the families of the Wildwood community.  Your voices were clearly heard.  Although […]

letter from Wildwood Librarian : School Committee 2/9

Dear Wildwood Families, I am writing to share some information with you. And although I am uncomfortable doing it, I am also writing to ask for your help. The school committee will be presented with the fiscal year 2017 budget on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 6 PM. That proposed budget completely cuts the one full-time paraprofessional position […]