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Please check the calendar on the right-hand side of the page for important dates. Check below for important files and announcements. Click here for a listing of board agendas and minutes.

The Board will commence all meetings at 7 p.m. in the Dr. Dario Valcarcel Media Center, 400 Hamilton Avenue, for the purposes of recessing to Closed Work Session and will reconvene the Regular Board Meeting at 8 p.m. Closed Work Session may occur before or after the Regular Board Meeting when necessary.

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Board Announcements
TEACHERS RECOGNIZED

Teachers of the Year Recognized

Glen Rock’s Teachers of the Year were acknowledged at the June 9 Glen Rock Board of Education meeting. The honorees and their building administrators are (from left) GRMS Assistant Principal Brian Pepe, GRMS Media Specialist Lauren Mitchell, Byrd School fourth grade teacher Cynthia Lota, Byrd School Principal Dr. Linda Weber, Coleman School Principal Dawn Cappadona, Central School Music teacher Linda McElroy, Central School Principal Krista LaCroix, Hamilton School Art teacher Kim Menke, Hamilton School Principal Irene Pierides, GRHS Principal John Arlotta and District Teacher of the Year GRHS Social Studies teacher Kathleen Walter. (Missing are Kathleen Caffrey, Coleman fifth grade teacher, and Patricia Mahoney, GRHS English teacher.)


TRUSTEE NEWS

Barbara Steuert named 'Master Board Member'

Glen Rock Board of Education member Barbara Steuert was one of 68 trustees from across the state to earn the designation of Master Board Member through the New Jersey School Board Association’s Board Member Academy. To achieve the rank of Master Board Member, a person must first obtain the designation of Certificated Board Member and then earn 20 additional credits. The training addresses the issues of leadership, school/community relations, effective meetings, strategic planning, group dynamics, board member ethics, school finance, labor relations and school law. Steuert (at left) is congratulated by Superintendent of Schools Dr. Paula Valenti on her achievement as a member of the NJSBA’s “Class of 2014.” Steuert was first elected to the BOE in 1987 and has served a number of terms as both president and vice president.
BOE Newsletter

The BOE's "Rock Talk" eNewsletter for March, 2014
is now available.
Click here to download your copy. 





Community Planning Jan. 25, 2014
On Jan. 25, 2014, the Glen Rock Board of Education hosted a Community Planning meeting to provide for stakeholder input into the district's planning for the next three years. A representative cross-section of community members shared their insights and ideas for the future of the school district. Through a series of small and large group activities these participants clarified and updated the district's mission statement; defined the foundational beliefs of the district; identified goal areas in support of the mission; and offered strategies that will lead to the achievement of those goals. The meeting was facilitated by Sousa & Stern Educational Consultants. Please click here for a copy of their follow-up presentation to the BOE on March 24.

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Important Documents
 District Information
Includes Evaluation Information
Glen Rock has fewer than 10 principals
 2014-15 User Friendly Budget.pdf
2014-15 User Friendly Budget
 BOE June 2014 Retreat Report.pdf
A BOE Retreat was conducted June 15, 2014. This report includes an update from the Superintendent of Schools on the 2013 -14 District Goals and puts forth Board and District Goals developed during the Retreat under the direction of Stern & Sousa Consultants for 2014 - 2015.
 GR BOE Community Plan Report 1-2014.pdf
GR January 24, 2014 Community Planning Report
 NJ QSAC SOA 2012-2013 Signed Statement of Assurance.pdf
Annually the chief school administrator and the board of education must determine whether all items of the Statement of Assurance have been completed.
General Information

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