BOE Discuss Revenue Side Of $35 Million Budget At First Budget Presentation

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Published: March 8, 2017
BOE Discuss Revenue Side Of $35 Million Budget At First Budget Presentation  | read this item

In a change of procedure, the Board Of Education (BOE) only presented the revenue side of the 2017-18 school year budget at its first budget presentation for the upcoming school year. It was stated that expenditures will be presented next Tuesday night at the February 14th BOE meeting. The Roselle Park School District (RPSD) budget […]

BOE Settles 2008 Contract Lawsuit For $550,000

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Published: March 7, 2017
BOE Settles 2008 Contract Lawsuit For $550,000  | read this item

The Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) – at the end of their February 28th meeting – approved to settle a lawsuit filed against the school district in 2014. The amount of the settlement is $550,000. The litigation stemmed from a chain of events that started almost a decade ago in 2007. None of the […]

Aldene Students Recognized For Their Artistic & Musical Achievements

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Published: March 1, 2017
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Edha Gupta (NJPAC)  | read this item

14 students from Aldene/EJF Elementary School were recognized last night for achievements in art and music. Principal Sloan Scully presented the certificates to each student. Among those acknowledged were those artists who had their work displayed at the NJPAC Art Exhibit or the Union County Youth Art Month Exhibit as well as finalists in the […]

Girl Scouts Persist In Their Quest For A Cleaner Roselle Park

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Published: February 28, 2017
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Girl Scouts Persist In Their Quest For A Cleaner Roselle Park  | read this item

At the February 2nd Board Of Education (BOE) meeting, Girl Scout Troop 40998 gave a presentation to do their part to make Roselle Park a better place. Troop leader Ellen Margarita – along with co-leaders Kathy Roché and Muriel Ramos – as well as seven (7) Girl Scouts were at the meeting to present their […]

Parents Bring Up Concerns & Questions At February 17th ECC Meeting

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Published: February 22, 2017
Parents Bring Up Concerns & Questions At February 17th ECC Meeting  | read this item

Last Thursday night, a group of parents met with Roselle Park School District (RPSD) representatives to discuss the proposed future of the pre-kindergarten program currently housed at the John Adase Early Childhood Center (ECC). Superintendent Pedro Garrido – along with Board Of Education (BOE) members Chris Miller and Joseph Signorello, Jr. – as well as […]

Parents Question Proposed Change To ECC

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Published: February 16, 2017
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Parents Question Proposed Change To ECC  | read this item

Parents at the February 7th Board Of Education (BOE) meeting asked questions and shared their concerns over changes to the district’s pre-school program. The BOE stated that, due rising rental costs, they have proposed moving the program from its current location at the John Adase Early Childhood Center on the corner of Laurel Avenue and […]

2017-18 School Calendar Approved

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Published: February 12, 2017
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2017-18 School Calendar Approved  | read this item

The Board Of Education (BOE) approved the 2017-18 school calendar at the February 7th BOE meeting. The calendar has the usual 183 days for students with three (3) days built-in for snow days or inclement weather. Schools will start on Thursday, September 7, 2017, with two half-days. The 2017-18 school year will have schools closed […]

NJ ELEC Investigates Kimberly Powers & Jeff Regan

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Published: February 2, 2017
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NJ ELEC Investigates Kimberly Powers & Jeff Regan  | read this item

Roselle Park News has learned that the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (NJ ELEC) is investigating filings of 2016 Board Of Education (BOE) candidates Kimberly Powers and Jeff Regan. Ms. Powers won her election to the school board and is currently a BOE member. The investigation stems from two articles written last year which […]

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 […]

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