Whereas, the Cambridge Public School District has a comprehensive policy for the use of CPS buildings by outside users and;

Whereas, the Cambridge Public School District has a goal of returning students to school in September of this year and;

Whereas, the CPS Facilities Department will be charged with keeping our facilities clean and protecting our faculty and children during the COVID-19 pandemic; and

Whereas, this assignment, even with additional cleaning staff added will be a daunting challenge and;

Whereas, It is counterproductive to open CPS buildings up to community and corporate users outside of regular school hours; therefore; be it

Resolved, that the School Committee directs that the permitting of school buildings for community use outside of normal hours be suspended until at least January 2, 2021; be it further

Resolved, that all CPS out of school time providers including the Department of Human Service Program as well as third party providers will have access to CPS buildings Monday through Friday to operate their student support programs.


School Committee Actions

Action Action Date Reconsidered By Referred to Subcommitee
06/16/2020 Adopted

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