Board of Education Cancels Committee Meetings

Posted on March 17, 2020
Categories: Press Releases

Due to the extraordinary circumstances brought about by the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, The Philadelphia Board of Education is cancelling two committee meetings scheduled for Thursday, March 19. Both the Finance and Facilities Committee meeting and the Student Achievement and Support Committee meeting will be cancelled.

As we all adjust to respond to the critical challenges of this historic moment, the Board believes it is important to focus all energy and attention on supporting our students, families and staff. To learn more about how the District and City are supporting continued student learning at this difficult time, please visit

The interests of our students always come first, and Board members appreciate the understanding and flexibility of our entire community during this difficult time. The Board will share plans for its March 26 Action Meeting early next week. If you have questions for the Board, please email us at or call (215) 400-4010.