Board of Education - Subcommittees




Members of the New Britain Board of Education are assigned to various sub-committees. These committee meetings are held throughout the year along with administrators throughout the district. Below you will find information regarding each sub-committee as well as a file directory that includes agendas and any other additional information from each meeting. Besides the committees listed below, there is also an Expulsion Committee, which meets numerous times throughout the school year. Due to the confidential nature of those discussions, agendas and minutes are not available. For meeting documents prior to 2017, please click here. 

Curriculum Committee
The Curriculum Committee is responsible for reviewing curriculum and new program implementation throughout the district. The chairperson of the Curriculum Committee is Grisselle Aponte. Members include Nick Mercier and Elaine Zottola

Date of Meeting Time Meeting Location Click to download file
January 23, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
February 27, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
March 27, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
April 24, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
June 5, 2017 5:45 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
June 26, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Meeting canceled
July 24, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Meeting canceled
August 28, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
September 25, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
October 23, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda 
November 27, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center
December - TBD 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center





Finance Committee
This committee receives updates district finances, as well as financial reports, discusses large expense requests, and hears information related to the maintenance of the district's several buildings. The chairperson of the Finance/Facilities Committee is Gayle Sanders-Connolly. Members include 
Miriam Geraci and Daisy Sanchez.

Date of Meeting Time Meeting Location Click to download file
January 23, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
February 27, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
March 27, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
April 26, 2017 5:30 PM Slade Middle School Agenda | Minutes
June 1, 2017 5:30 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
June 29, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Meeting cancelled
July 27, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Meeting cancelled
August 31, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
September 28, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Meeting cancelled
October 26, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center
November 30, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center
December - TBD 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center





Personnel Committee
This committee works with the Superintendent and Talent Development Office in regards to new hires throughout the district. The committee reviews job descriptions, potential hires, and more. The co-chairs of the Personnel Committee are Miriam Geraci and Daisy Sanchez. Members include Sharon Beloin-Saavedra and Nicole Rodriguez.

Date of Meeting Time Meeting Location Click to download file
January 24, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes 
February 28, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes 
March 28, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes 
April 25, 2017 5:30 PM Smith Elementary School Agenda | Minutes 
May 31, 2017 5:00 PM New Britain High School Agenda | Minutes 
June 27, 2017 5:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes 
July 25, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Meeting cancelled
August 29, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
September 26, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
October 24, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center
November 28, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center
December - TBD 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center





Policy Committee
The Policy Committee is responsible for creating, reviewing, and updating all district policies. These policies govern how the school district is run in the absence of state or federal law. The chairperson of the Policy Committee is Nicole Rodriguez. Members include Grisselle Aponte, Sharon Beloin-Saavedra, Merrill Gay, Nicholas Mercier and Gayle Sanders-Connolly.

Date of Meeting Time Meeting Location Click to download file
January 25, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
March 1, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
March 29, 2017 6:30 PM Gaffney Elementary School Agenda | Minutes
April 26, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Meeting cancelled
June 1, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
June 28, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
July 26, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain High School Agenda | Minutes
August 30, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
September 27, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center Agenda | Minutes
October 25, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center
November 29, 2017 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center
December - TBD 6:00 PM New Britain Educational Administration Center