Board Meeting - October 18, 2016

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 8:00pm
of the Metuchen Board of Education
Metuchen High School
400 Grove Avenue
Metuchen, NJ  08840
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

1.        Flag Salute

2.        Notice of Meeting

I hereby make this statement to indicate compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act known as Chapter 231 of the Public Laws of New Jersey, 1975, which became effective 90 days after enactment, January 19, 1976.
Notice of this meeting was given by providing the location, time and date of this meeting, and posting of the same on the front door of the Board of Education offices, by delivering copies to the Borough Hall and the Metuchen Public Library, The Home News and Tribune, The Sentinel, The Star Ledger, and by filing a copy with the Borough Clerk as prescribed by this law.

3.        Roll Call

Mr. Benderly
Ms. McGuire
Ms. Gibson
Mr. Mindler
Mr. Lifton
Mr. Small
Ms. Lunt
Mr. Stern
Mr. Manley

4.        Presentation/Discussion Items

  • Showcase of Success
    • Perfect Scores  on the PARCC Assessment, NJASK Science Test, and New Jersey Biology Competency Test
Perfect PARCC Scores (850)
Perfect Score NJBCT (300)
Erin Hart
Jenna Devito
Kaitlyn Hsueh
Alexandra Lifton
Yun Hyon
Nina Suss
Mason Liu
Paige Larson
Nina Suss
Alyssa Tay
Ripley Wong
Jared Wyetzner
Perfect NJASK Science Scores (300)
Perfect NJASK Science Scores (300)
Humera Alisammond
Alexander Serban
Jack Benedict
Chloe Shen
Marco Bertucci
Jack Soden
Jacob Blom
Noah Sommo
Maxwell Bortman
Emma Staal
Mary Chura
Andrew Surgan
Logan Clancy
Alyssa Tay
Daniel Cordes
Ryan Timko
Kayla Fineman
Marisol Torres
Arjun Gupta
Michael Zetino
Matthew Han
Jonathan Benderly Kremen
Ximena Johnstone
Nicholas Bianchini
Mason Liu
Sophie Breeze
Katherine Meyer
Rafael Lacson
Vedant Naik
Diego Lijeron
Robert Nawn
Sophie Lipshutz
Christian Pareja
Tasha Pais
Swetangeli Patel
Evan Ridgway
Kyle Rutter
Luke Rivera
  • Presentation
    • Student Assessment Data:  PARCC, NJASK 4th & 8th grade Science, NJBCT – Mr. Cohen, Supervisors, and Administrators​

5.        Report of the President of the Board of Education

6.        Report of the Superintendent of Schools

7.        Report of the Business Administrator/Board Secretary

8.        Committee Reports

9.        New Business

10.      Old Business

11.      Minutes

Move to approve the minutes of the following meetings:
September 27, 2016
Special Business Meeting (1)
September 27, 2016
Special Executive Meeting (2)
September 27, 2016
Board Meeting

12.     Meeting Open to the Public

(for comment on any Presentation/Discussion items, Reports and New/Old Business)

13.     Meeting Open to the Public

(for comment on the recommendations of the Superintendent of Schools)

14.     Recommendations of the Superintendent of Schools

(at this time the Board will take formal action on the following items – see attachments)
  1. Personnel
  2. Finance
  3. Policy
  4. Curriculum

15.     Meeting Open to Public

16.     Announcements

17.     Motion to Go Into Executive Session

(when applicable)
Resolution to Close Meeting
BE IT RESOLVED, pursuant to the Sunshine Act, N.J.S. 10:4-12 and 13, that the Board of Education will now meet in executive session to discuss _____________________________________ and that matters discussed will be disclosed to the public as soon as the reason for confidentiality no longer exist.
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