Board of Education News & Notes

Flemington-Raritan Regional School District

Board Meeting Highlights - 1/5/2022

The Flemington-Raritan Regional Board of Education held an in-person Reorganization meeting on January 5, 2022. Below is a recap of the meeting:


  • All agenda motions were approved: Agenda.
  • The Board swore in new members Loretta Borowsky, representing Flemington Borough, and Michelle Hurley, representing Raritan Township.
  • The Board elected Susan Mitcheltree to serve as President of the Board and Valerie Bart to serve as Vice President.
  • Gwen Thornton from the NJ School Boards Association presented a professional development session on the topic of Board Communications, linked here.
  • Dr. McGann shared her Superintendent's Report, linked here.
  • The District's Emergency Virtual Instruction Plan-School Closure Preparedness Plan was revised and is linked here.
  • An audio recording of the meeting will be made available on our web site here.

January is School Board Recognition Month

The New Jersey School Boards Association has declared January 2022 to be School Board Recognition Month. Per NJSBA, this is a time when all residents can acknowledge the contributions made by our local school board members. The District extends its sincere thanks and appreciation to the community volunteers who serve on the 2022 FRSD Board of Education. They are: Pamela Baker, Valerie Bart, Loretta Borowsky, Jeff Cain, Michelle Hurley, Laurie Markowski, Susan Mitcheltree, Melanie Rosengarden, Murty Varanasi.

Policy & Regulation Update

There are no policy updates at this time. All Board-approved policies and regulations are available online here.

Next Meeting - January 24, 2022

The Board of Education will hold the next regular meeting on Monday, January 24, 2022 at 7 p.m. at J.P. Case Middle School. To view the 2022 Board Schedule, click here.

Board Members (2022)

Pamela Baker, Valerie Bart (Vice President), Loretta Borowsky, Jeff Cain, Michelle Hurley, Laurie Markowski, Susan Mitcheltree (President), Melanie Rosengarden, Murty Varanasi

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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