The Boston School Committee is the governing body of the Boston Public Schools. The School Committee is responsible for:
Defining the vision, mission and goals of the Boston Public Schools;
Establishing and monitoring the annual operating budget;
Hiring, managing and evaluating the Superintendent; and
Setting and reviewing district policies and practices to support student achievement.
School Committee meetings are held twice a month on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at the Bruce C. Bolling Muncipal Building, 2300 Washington Street, School Committee Chamber, second floor, Roxbury, MA 02119. The Chamber has a capacity of 202 people. To confirm the date, time, location or agenda of any meeting, contact the School Committee office at 617-635-9014.