2017 BOE Meetings Dates

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Published: January 8, 2017
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2017 BOE Meetings Dates  | read this item

The following 24 dates comprise a listing of the monthly meeting dates for the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) for the period of …

BOE Holds Its 2017 Reorganization Meeting

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Published: January 4, 2017
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BOE Holds Its 2017 Reorganization Meeting  | read this item

The first Board Of Education (BOE) meeting of the year had two new board members and one current member sworn into office for three-year terms. New members Kimberly Powers and Joseph Signorello, along with incumbent member Loren Harms, were elected in November from a group of seven candidates. The meeting started with a few words […]

December 20th BOE Meeting Canceled

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Published: December 18, 2016
December 20th BOE Meeting Canceled  | read this item

The last Board Of Education (BOE) meeting of the year scheduled for Tuesday, December 20th, has been canceled. A notice was placed on the Roselle Park School District (RPSD) website (link). On the January 2016 organization meeting agenda, the December 20th meeting was listed “if necessary”. The next scheduled meeting is Tuesday, January 3, 2017. […]

Bonfire Party & Pep Rally This Wednesday

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Published: November 21, 2016
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A tradition has been brought back this year. Roselle Park will have a bonfire party and pep rally on the evening of Wednesday, November 23rd. The event will start a 7 p.m. and will include moon bounces, s’mores bars, and a photo booth. The bonfire will be lit at 8 o’clock that evening. The bonfire […]

2015-16 PARCC Language Arts Scores Remain A Highlight For District

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Published: November 20, 2016
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2015-16 PARCC Language Arts Scores Remain A Highlight For District  | read this item

For the second year in a row, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) results for English-Language Arts (ELA) have been better than Roselle Park’s standardized test scores for math. The 2015-16 scores for ELA show that ⅔ of classes had the majority of students who took the test meet or […]

2015-16 PARCC Math Scores Show Improvement But Are Still Below State Average

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Published: November 20, 2016
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2015-16 PARCC Math Scores Show Improvement But Are Still Below State Average  | read this item

In its second year, PARCC – which stands for Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers – has become the new standardized testing gauge for the state. The PARCC test is composed of a math and a language arts section. The 2015-16 scores for the Roselle Park Scholl District (RPSD) are in and […]

Harms, Powers, and Signorello Elected To BOE Based On Unofficial Results

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Published: November 8, 2016
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Harms, Powers, and Signorello Elected To BOE Based On Unofficial Results  | read this item

Based on unofficial results, Loren Harms, Kimberly Powers, and Joseph Signorello have been elected to the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE). These results, provided by the Borough Clerk’s office, do not include absentee ballots. Kimberly Powers – 1,061 Matthew Leingang – 980 Jeff Regan – 645 Agron Meshi – 217 Scott Nelson – 502 […]

2016 BOE Candidates Night

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Published: November 1, 2016
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On October 13th, the Roselle Park PTAs and PTOs presented their Board Of Education (BOE) Candidates Night. The forum was open to all seven residents officially running for the school board. The open question & answer format for the evening allowed candidates to respond directly to audience members who were the ones asking questions. The […]

RPHS Bible Club Follows Federal Law

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Published: November 1, 2016
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RPHS Bible Club Follows Federal Law  | read this item

Sometimes, in a small town, small things can quickly – justifiably or unjustifiably – become big things and get out of hand. A few words will be spent on a small part of an agenda item of the October 18th Board Of Education (BOE) meeting in order to, hopefully, put the matter on the record […]

Out-Of-District Tuition Investigative Report Released

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Published: October 31, 2016
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Out-Of-District Tuition Investigative Report Released  | read this item

The 13-page document titled “Report on Independent Factual Investigation” was provided – with redactions – to Roselle Park News after the newspaper took the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) to court to have the report released. The litigation was necessitated when the BOE, on the advice of its counsel, refused to release the document […]

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