Board Meeting - October 17, 2017

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
of the Metuchen Board of Education
Metuchen High School
400 Grove Avenue
Metuchen, NJ  08840
Tuesday, October 17, 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
  • Perfect Scores on the PARCC, New Jersey Biology Competency Test and NJASK 4th and 8th grade Science Test
Perfect PARCC Scores (850)
Perfect PARCC Scores (850)
Aanand Aggarwal
Sean Lu
Julia Armeli
Brygida Matracz
Matthew Byrne
Erika Mihaylov
Kaitlyn Doughtery
Claire Schleck
Diwen He
Nina Suss
Paige Larson
Alyssa Tay
Veronica Lijeron
Christiopher Whittington
Mason Liu
Ripley Wong
Perfect Score NJBCT (300)
Richa Desai
Swagato Kanjilal
Tasha Pais
Evan Ridgway
Annabella Russo
Perfect NJASK Scores (300)
Perfect NJASK Scores (300)
Brady Allen
Daniel Martynovich
Julia Armeli
Nicholas Makar
Kazimer Begonja
Mark Miller
William Brown
Hannah Mindler
Julia Diaz
Aidan Ogborn
Joseph Duhme
Daniel Olsen
Tomas Dmukaukas
Ronan Pell
Audrey Feng
Christopher Ray
Jack Gilliland-Durate
Lola Rezes
Alexandra Glutz
Veronica Ritzdorf
Rachel Gould
Eric Schleif
Aaron Grubman
Arav Sharma
Gianna Hernandez
Jason Tang
Leah Honig
Hayden Taylor
Kaitlyn Hsueh
Cecilia Terracina
Abigail Jordan
Justin Wentnick
Paige Larson
Andrew Whittington
Anna Leon
Ripley Wong
Erica Li
Alex Xia
Alex Liu
Irene Liu
  • Presentation
  • Student Assessment Data:PARCC, NJASK 4th and 8th Grade Science and NJBCT: Rick Cohen, Supervisors and Administrators

5.   Hearing on lease purchase finance for Metuchen High School Science Labs

6.   Report of the President of the Board of Education

7.   Report of the Superintendent of Schools

8.   Report of the Business Administrator/Board Secretary

9.   Committee Reports

10. New Business

11. Old Business

12. Minutes

Move to approve the minutes of the following meetings:
September 26, 2017
Special Business Meeting (1)
September 26, 2017
Special Executive Meeting (2)
September 26, 2017
Board Meeting

13. Meeting Open to the Public

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

14. Meeting Open to the Public

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

15. 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

16. Meeting Open to Public

17. Announcements

18. 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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