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Mayor Walsh’s Remarks (as prepared for delivery)
September 17, 2015 | Roxbury Community College

Mark Pijanowski, Boston Public Schools

Boston Globe: Plan would simplify Boston public school enrollment  September 17, 2015
The proposal for a unified enrollment system would allow students to use one process to access charter and district schools. [More.]

Boston Globe: Application simplification would bring welcome change  September 19, 2015
Mayor Walsh’s efforts to streamline the school application would make life easier for parents and inform them of all their options. [More.]

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Citywide Community Meetings

As we explore the shape of a unified enrollment system with one deadline and one application, we encourage you to participate in our series of citywide meetings.

Thursday, October 8
5:30 – 8:30 pm
Kroc Center

Tuesday, October 20
5:30 – 8:30 pm
East Boston Public Library

Wednesday, October 21
5:30 – 8:00 pm
Mattapan Public Library

Tuesday, October 27
6:30 – 9:00 pm
Condon Community Center

Thursday, November 5
5:30 – 8:30 pm
Grove Hall Community Center

Thursday, November 12
6:30 – 9:00 pm
1st Church of Jamaica Plain

Tuesday, November 17
5:30 – 8:00 pm
West End Boys and Girls Club

Shortly after these seven meetings, we will share what we have heard and what we have done with feedback. Date and time TBA.