ROCKLAND — The Rockland area school board is scheduled to meet Thursday night, Dec. 16 to discuss the district’s educational mission.

A special meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m., to be followed by the workshop on discussing the educational mission of the district. The Board notes no action will be taken at the workshop.

Comments can be submitted either through, or the public is welcome to join the meeting through the zoom link provided. The meeting ID number is 810 4740 9023 and the passcode is 5962000.

The meeting can be viewed at https://vimeo.com

At the beginning of meetings, a public comment session is available. The Board has agreed to allow the public to comment on any school-related items, not just items on the agenda. New Board member Maria Devery pointed out before she got appointed to the seat representing Owls Head the Board’s written policy did not exclude non-agenda items from being raised by the public. She had called for the policy to be followed as written.