All Island school committee

School Leaders Pledge to Expand Racial, Justice Learning in Curriculums

The all-Island school committee discussed ways to add diversity training, anti-racist curriculums and racial literacy programs in the Martha’s Vineyard public school system.

School Officials Want All Kids Back in Classrooms By November

The all-Island school committee heard preliminary plans Thursday to bring all middle and high school students back into classrooms.

All-Island School Committee Scraps Testing Plan

After months of planning, the all-Island school committee agreed Thursday to scrap plans for a school-wide testing program and start over.

School Committee Approves Testing Directive

The all-Island school committee on Thursday approved a set of directives for a school-wide testing program, inching the program’s progress forward.

School Committee Turns Scrappy Over Remote Learning Center Plan

Tensions ran high at the all-Island school committee meeting Thursday, as committee members weighed a proposal to open licensed, community-based learning centers this fall.

Reopening Plan for Public Schools Revised Again

The all-Island school committee voted Thursday to approve a newly revised reopening plan for elementary schools that will put younger students back in the classroom earlier than expected.

All-Island Committee Backs Comprehensive Testing Plan

The committee agreed this week to accept a proposal for comprehensive testing for Island public schools, with the question of how to pay for it still to be determined.

Respect, Kindness, Listening: Committee Sets New Ground Rules

The All-Island School Committee took time at a meeting last week to set the tone for leadership and conduct in future discourse.

Schools Look to Strengthen Anti-Bias Policies

Island public schools are taking a hard look at policies protecting LGBTQ students through proposed changes to the anti-bias policy.

Improved Health Programs on the Way for Island Schools

The all-Island school committee has begun setting the stage for improved health and wellness programs in schools across the Island.