Health and Wellness NORMS:
➢Focus on opportunities, not obstacles
➢Engage in positive communication: Respectful listening and allowing for shared airtime
➢Respect others’ opinions
➢Respect time: Be productive, stay on task & topic providing timely agenda, minutes & information
➢Adhere to membership consensus building as the decision-making process
Act as a representative liaison
Health & Wellness Meeting Dates
MEETING TO BE CONDUCTED VIA ZOOM*
link in agenda
*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Governor has signed an Executive Order allowing teleconference meetings under the Open Meetings Act (OMA). The Town of Barrington has canceled all face to face meetings until further notice. All residents desiring to participate in the meeting may join by using the information below. You are asked to mute your phone/device.
*Agenda will be published on the Attorney General Website and linked on this page 48 hours in advance of each meeting in accordance with RI Open Meetings Laws
Barrington School Administration Building is accessible to the handicapped. Individuals requiring any accommodations for disabilities must notify Barrington Public Schools at 401-245-5000 (TTD 401-247-3750) not less than 48 hours in advance.
Meeting Dates and Potential Topics
October 7, 2020
November 4, 2020 -- Follow up Tobacco Use/Vaping Policy, Discuss other policies for review and
plans for the Adolescent Sexual Health Survey, Review of the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Curriculum,
F/u regarding masking signage, Introduction of student members
December 2, 2020 -- Review results of ASHS
February 3, 2021 -- Review HW policy, create mid-year report to SC.
March 3, 2021 -- PE Curriculum Review, update on policies (Communicable Disease, Smoking)
April 7, 2021 -- Health & Wellness Policy Review, update on policies (Alcohol breathalyzer/sensor, Substance Abuse)
May 5, 2021 -- Health & Wellness Policy f/u discussion, Adolescent Sexual Health Survey plan
June 2, 2021 -- Approve any changes to the Health & Wellness Policy, Discuss potential charges for 2021-2022 and year-end report to the School Committee, Year-end feedback