Glen Rock BOE Meeting Highlights

March 8th, 2021

The Board of Education recognized the following individuals for their accomplishments and/or service to Glen Rock and surrounding communities

  • Ms. Una Kearns - High School Teacher of Business Education


  • Ty Scherer - Scholar Athlete of the Week / Community Service


  • Kate Weyant and Maya Schwartz - HELP Project

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The Board of Education received ethics training from Mr. Matt Lee of the New Jersey School Board Association

The Glen Rock Board of Education accepted the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020 and the Auditor’s Management Report on Administrative Findings-Financial Compliance and Performance, and approved the Corrective Action Plan.

The Board of Education approved the tentative 2021-2022 budget and its submission for the Bergen County Executive Office for review and approval

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The Board of Education presented a proposal to conduct a pilot at Byrd for a 4th and 5th grade Elementary Departmentalization for the 2021-2022 school year

Presenters included:

Greg Van Nest, Assistant Superintendent

Jodie Craft, Byrd Elementary Principal

Shari Krapels, Supervisor of English

Michelle Della Fortuna, Supervisor of Math

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The Board of Education discussed the following:

  • CJPRIDE Job Fair
  • K-5 instructional plan for the remainder of the school year
  • September, 2021 - What will the new school year look like?
  • Increase in-person instruction for students with IEP's in grades 6-12
  • Increase in-person instruction for regular education students in grades 6-12
  • Glen Rock Educational Foundation (GREF)
  • Parent/staff survey regarding the feasibility of increasing in-person instruction in grades 6-12 for the remainder of the school year
Glen Rock Board of Education Meeting - March 8th, 2021

Next Glen Rock Board of Education Meeting - Regular Meeting

Monday, March 22nd, 7:30pm

620 Harristown Road

Glen Rock, NJ

School Cafeteria @ Glen Rock HS/MS


Please note that this meeting will be in person for the BOE.


Regular Meeting - 7:30 pm

Glen Rock Public Schools

Mission Statement


The Glen Rock School District founded on principles of education, in partnership with a supportive community, provides an exceptional education to all students to cultivate resilient, responsible and engaged global citizens.