Board Meeting - February 7, 2017

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 8:00pm
of the Metuchen Board of Education
Metuchen High School
400 Grove Avenue
Metuchen, NJ  08840
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

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
Mr. Manley
Ms. Gibson
Ms. McGuire
Ms. Killean
Mr. Small
Mr. Lifton
Mr. Suss
Ms. Lunt


4.       Presentation/Discussion Items

  • Showcase of Success
  • Edgar Middle School Students, under the direction of Stefeny Stofa-Krombholz will present “Xanadu”
  • Edgar Middle School Geography Bee Champion 2016-2017:  Alan Wu
    • Recognize 2016-2017 Governor’s Educators of the Year:
    • Rupel Conzo, Teacher
    • Hope Serratelli, Paraprofessional
    • Jennifer Muller, Teacher
    • Christina Theiss, Psychologist
    • Michael Mazza, Teacher
    • Leigh Hanbridge, Counselor
  • Recognize Parent Teacher Council, Parent Teacher Organizations and the Metuchen Educational Foundation
  • Presentation
    • Review of School Based Budgets​

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:
January 24, 2017
Special Executive Meeting (1)
January 24, 2017
Special Executive Meeting (2)
January 24, 2017
Board Meeting
January 24, 2017
Special Executive Meeting (3)

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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