Sarah has spent over 20 years improving public education as a parent, educator, and social worker. She is running for school committee to make sure the Somerville schools go above and beyond for all our kids!
Going above and beyond for all of our kids means meeting the academic, social, emotional, and physical needs of all our students and families through:
- individualized academics
- wraparound services
- high quality and affordable out-of-school programming
- inclusive and equitable school climates
Please vote for Sarah Phillips in the preliminary election for Ward 3 School Committee, Tuesday September 10, 2019 to support the success of all Somerville children and be in touch anytime with concerns, questions, or ideas.
Articles about Sarah for School Committee
- Massachusetts Women’s Caucus Endorses Sarah Phillips: “We need leaders like Sarah Phillips, who will be a strong decision maker and advocate on the Somerville School Committee,” said Pam Berman, president of the MWPC. Phillips is the only Somerville School Committee candidate to be endorsed by MWPC and just one of two candidates endorsed by the organization citywide.
- Our Revolution Somerville Endorses Local Candidates: “Sarah Phillips, a former social worker, noted the importance of teachers unions as “part of the solution, not the problem,” which elicited enthusiastic applause.”
- Sarah Phillips: Candidate for Ward 3 School Committee: “We always say diversity is strength but it can be a hard,” she said. “I think what we need to do is give teachers the resources they need to meet students academically; so, more academic specialists and content specialists.”