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About the School Committee

The Belmont School Committee is an unpaid six-member board elected to three-year terms at Belmont's annual Town Election.  Terms overlap so two members are elected per year. By state law (chap 71, State Law Chapter 71, the School Committee is the policy setting entity for the public schools.  It also appoints the Superintendent, approves several other key positions, approves the budget, and negotiates with school unions.

The Warrant Committee recommends and, ultimately, Town Meeting appropriates, a yearly budget for the school system as a single line item. The School Committee has full control over how that money is spent. By law the School Committee holds a public hearing before approving its budget.

TV coverage of past Belmont School Committee meetings is provided by the Belmont Media Center: Watch School Committee Meetings

Policy Subcommittee

  • Jeff Liberty
  • Meg Moriarty
  • Amy Zuccarello

Superintendent Evaluation Subcommittee

  • Amy Checkoway
  • Jeffrey Liberty

Finance Subcommittee

  • Jung Yueh
  • Amy Zuccarello



Contact Us


644 Pleasant Street
Belmont, MA  02478

questions for the school committee email:

school committee members

meghan moriarty, chair
(508) 223-5608

amy zuccarello, secretary
(617) 763-4576

amy checkoway 
(617) 970-1097

 jeffrey liberty
(617) 512-6201

jung yueh
(857) 299-5299

matthew kraft
(617) 440-3641