The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 12, 2007


The Carlisle School has begun the process of evicting the artists renting space in the Highland Building because they did not sign the one-year lease extension that had been offered to them. The Highland Building, built in 1908, is located on school property and is under the control of the Carlisle School Committee (CSC). ...more

During the October 3 Carlisle School Committee meeting, parents expressed concern about the pending job-share being arranged in one of the two fifth-grade teams. Traditionally, the fifth grade has had the same model as the lower grades, with one teacher in a self-contained classroom. This year the fifth grade has been transitioned to "dyads" — ...more

Based on information that the town might receive state approval for the Spalding Building replacement project, the Carlisle School put its request for funds for an architect on hold — for now. After a conversation last week with Katherine Craven, director of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA), it appears the agency might place Carlisle's ...more

The Traffic Safety Committee, consisting of Police Chief John Sullivan, Fire Chief David Flannery, DPW Manager Gary Davis and Town Administrator Madonna McKenzie, presented recommendations to the Selectmen on Tuesday, October 9 for the improvement of three Carlisle intersections. The most substantive change would be to the intersection of Concord Street and ...more

· Highland Building. The Highland Building will be on the agenda for the next meeting. Chair Tim Hult asked the Selectmen to think about who should be on a Highland committee, if formed, and what their directive should be. The Carlisle School Committee has asked the BOS to form a committee to consider disposal or relocation of the building, which ...more

For more than 250 years the majority of Carlisle residents have used private wells to supply their drinking water. Many take the quality and quantity of their well water for granted, but according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), no unprocessed water is pure. ...more

Facilitator John Littleford led a workshop at the end of September for Carlisle School Superintendent Marie Doyle and other school administrators, and facilitated a meeting with Doyle and the Carlisle School Committee (CSC) on October 5. At the October 3 CSC meeting, Chair Nicole Burkel spoke about his work, which is to continue in January, 2008. Littleford ...more

The Concord-Carlisle Regional School Committee (RSC) has set goals for the district and administration, as well as specific objectives in the areas of special education, technology, budget, human resources, finance, information technology, facilities, transportation and food services. ...more

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