Policy LBC: Private Schools

  The Committee recognizes that many worthwhile contributions are made tothis community by private schools. Therefore, it will cooperate withthese schools in matters of mutual benefit when this cooperation is notexpressly prohibited by law.

In accordance with Mass. State Law, Chapter 76, Section 1, as stated inthe law, the School Committee will approve a private school when it issatisfied that the instructional program of the school equals that ofthe town’s public schools in thoroughness, efficiency and progress made.


Region Voted to Approve: 1/25/83
Amherst Voted to Approve: 3/1/83
Pelham Voted to Approve: 8/9/83
Effective Date: 1/25/83