Policy BBBC: School Committee Member Resignation

AMHERST SCHOOL COMMITTEE AND PELHAM SCHOOL COMMITTEE:

Resignations from the School Committee will not become effective unless and until the resignation is filed with the town clerk.

AMHERST-PELHAM REGIONAL SCHOOL COMMITTEE:

When a member of the Regional School Committee resigns as a member ofhis/her respective School Committee of Amherst, Pelham, Shutesbury, orLeverett, then his/her resignation also will be effective from theRegional School Committee.

When a Regional School Committee member representing Pelham,Shutesbury, or Leverett resigns from serving on the Regional SchoolCommittee only (while continuing to serve on the member town’s SchoolCommittee), he/she will report his/her resignation to the chair ofhis/her respective town’s School Committee. That town’s SchoolCommittee will select a member of the School Committee to fill thevacancy on the Regional School Committee.

LEGAL REF:

MGL 41:2 , 41:109, Regional School District Agreement for Amherst, Pelham, Leverett, and Shutesbury, Section II

Region Voted to Approve: 11/4/08
Amherst Voted to Approve: 12/9/08
Pelham Voted to Approve: 12/4/08
Effective Date: 12/9/08