The School Board voted 5-0 to adopt several new policies, as well as to amend and rescind a number of outdated School District policies. The vote occurred at the Board’s Tuesday, Aug. 25 meeting.
Superintendent Nate Greenberg announced that the federal government has issued a waiver to No Child Left Behind, allowing school districts across the state to administer the SAT as their grade 11 accountability assessment. Efforts to replace the Smarter Balanced assessment with in-school SAT testing, spearheaded by Greenberg and Londonderry School District faculty members, garnered support
Although enrollment numbers in Londonderry continue to decline, this year’s kindergarten and first grade classes were larger than anticipated. Overall, enrollment on Oct. 1 of last year was 4,392 students, compared with 4,373 students as of last week, the opening of school, according to Superintendent Nate Greenberg.