School Research Subcommittee (Dissolved)

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The School Research Subcommittee shall be an ad-hoc committee of the Capital Planning Committee made up of three members. One member will be from the Capital Planning Committee, one member will be from the Advisory Committee, and one member will be from the Southborough School Committee. Each committee will recommend members for the respective membership positions, subject to appointment by the Board of Selectmen.

School and Town administration members may participate in the meetings in an advisory manner, but do not count towards a quorum, nor will they have a vote.


The primary charge of the School Research Sub-Committee is as follows:

  • Review Southborough Schools K-8 Housing Study Group Summary Report, dated February 13, 2013;
  • Undertake any actions to update the previously completed summary report;
  • Undertake any additional steps needed to provide a comprehensive view of current and future school enrollment/space in order to provide a recommendation on whether any schools can be consolidated;
  • Provide formal read-out and recommendation to Southborough School Committee and Capital Planning Committee; and
  • Upon votes from Southborough School Committee and Capital Planning Committee, make presentation to joint meeting of Board of Selectmen and Advisory Committee.


  • The Capital Planning Committee-School Research Subcommittee appointments will be through March 31, 2022.
  • Approved by BOS 9-22-20 / modified by BOS 12-15-20 / modified by BOS 2-16-21/ modified by BOS 6-15-21/ modified by SB 12-7-21
  • Dissolved by the Select Board on March 1, 2022.