School Committee

  • The Chelsea School Committee is a nine-member board. Eight members are nominated and elected by voters from each of the eight municipal voting districts designated by the City. One member is nominated and elected by the voters at large. The School Committee determines overall School Department policy and budget.

    All School Committee meetings are held at 7:00PM (unless otherwise noted) in City Council Chambers, Chelsea City Hall, 500 Broadway, Chelsea, MA 02150. Parking is available in the City Hall parking lot. Please call the Superintendent's Office at 617-466-4477 if you have any questions.

  • Members

    • Ana Hernandez, Chair
    • Katherine Cabral Vice-Chair
    • Jonathan Gomez-Pereira, Delegate to the City Council
    • Mayra Balderas, Delegate to the Shore Collaborative
    • Yessenia Alfaro
    • Claryangeliz Covas Caraballo
    • Lucia Henriquez
    • Sarah Neville
    • Shawn O’Regan
    • Veronica Dyer-Medina, School Committee Clerk

    Sub-Committees

    The Chelsea School Committee Chairperson sits ex officio on all subcommittees.

    • Budget and Finance: Claryangeliz Covas Caraballo, Lucia Henriquez, Mayra Balderas, Shawn O'Regan
    • Human Resources: Claryangeliz Covas Caraballo, Lucia Henriquez, Mayra Balderas, Shawn O'Regan
    • Curriculum and Instruction: Jonathan Gomez-Pereira, Katherine Cabral, Dr. Sarah Neville, Yessenia Alfaro
    • Policy and Procedures: Jonathan Gomez-Pereira, Katherine Cabral, Dr. Sarah Neville, Yessenia Alfaro