Mayor Thomas M. Menino today reappointed the Rev. Gregory Groover and Alfreda Harris to the Boston School Committee. Each will serve a four-year term on the seven-member board.
Groover, who is the pastor of the Historic Charles Street AME Church and a Roxbury resident, has served as the committee's chairman for the last two years -- a period marked by tough budget cutting, a round of school closures, and an effort to revitalize underperforming schools.
Harris, a Roslindale resident, is the committee's longest serving member. She was first appointed to the board in 1993.
Menino will swear-in both Groover and Harris before the committee's annual reorganization meeting on Monday. An independent nominating panel recommended their reappointments.
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