Board of Education News & Notes

Flemington-Raritan Regional School District

Board Meeting Highlights - 5/26/2020

The Flemington-Raritan Regional Board of Education held a regular meeting, via Zoom, on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Below is a recap of the meeting:

  • All agenda motions were approved: Agenda.
  • Dr. McGann shared her Superintendent's Report which is linked here.
  • A presentation on spring athletics was shared. Our Athletic Director and two coaches discussed the various ways our athletes are staying competitive and engaged during our school closure. A step challenge is underway and students are racking up step counts to claim a team victory.
  • An audio recording of the meeting will be available on our web site here.

Special Acknowledgment

The Board accepted Superintendent McGann's recommendation to promote the 8th-grade students of J.P. Case Middle School who have successfully completed required courses of study. The Board of Education shares its sincere congratulations, best wishes for success in high school, and gratitude for the students' many contributions to the District. Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

Policy & Regulation Update

The Board presented the following new policies for a first reading:
  • P 3421.13 - Postnatal Accommodations
  • P 4421.13 - Postnatal Accommodations
  • P 7243 - Supervision of Construction (M)

The Board adopted the following revised policies and regulations:

  • P 8210 - School Year
  • P 8220 - School Day (M)
  • P 8462 - Reporting Potentially Missing or Abused Children (M)
  • P 8600 - Student Transportation (M)
  • R 8600 - Student Transportation (M)

An (M) denotes a state-mandated policy/regulation. Revisions to our online policy/regulation manual will be completed this week. All Board policies and regulations are available online here.

Next Meeting - 6/8/2020

The Board of Education meets again on Monday, June 8, 2020. An Executive Session will be held from 5-6:45 p.m. to discuss the Superintendent's Evaluation. No action will be taken. The regular meeting will begin at 7 p.m. via Zoom.

Board Members (2020)

Jessica Abbott (Vice President), Tim Bart (President), Valerie Bart, Jeff Cain, Dr. Marianne Kenny, Laurie Markowski, Susan Mitcheltree, Edward Morgan, Christopher Walker

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The Flemington-Raritan Regional School District values children. Together, WE:

Foster social, emotional, and academic growth in a safe and nurturing environment.

Respect values and traditions within our families and schools.

Strive to respond to the needs of our diverse and changing community.

Develop the curiosity and creativity of critical thinkers to become collaborative problem solvers who meet the challenges of a globally competitive society.

Every Student - Every Day - Every Opportunity