The School Committee is the elected body that establishes goals and policies for the public schools of Tewksbury, appoints the Superintendent, and approves the school budget.
Massachusetts General Laws
Part I. Title X. Chapter 71: Section 37
Powers and Duties
Section 37. The school committee in each city and town and each regional school district shall have the power to select and to terminate the superintendent, shall review and approve budgets for public education in the district, and shall establish educational goals and policies for the schools in the district consistent with the requirements of law and statewide goals and standards established by the board of education.