Welcome to the Board of Education. Links to meeting minutes, meeting dates and other important information can be accessed by using the buttons to the left.
Board Meetings are normally held the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month, however, with school breaks, etc. the schedule does vary slightly. Please click on the Board of Education Meeting Dates for a complete list of dates. Special meetings are held when necessary and notification will be posted.
Our Mission: The mission of the Boonton Township School district is to provide a solid educational foundation for all students, while challenging them to fulfill their individual potential. This potential is best achieved through a diversified curriculum designed to meet the needs and aspirations of all students, while fostering self-esteem, independent thinking and respect for individual differences.
To accomplish this mission, instruction shall be presented in an exciting manner designed to challenge all levels of capability and encourage, on behalf of our children, a lifetime love and appreciation of learning. For this mission to succeed, all facets of the school and community must work together efficiently.
Board Goals 2020-2021
Board goals constitute a professional development improvement plan directed towards increasing knowledge and skills in policy making and governance for members of the Board.
- Engage in meaningful articulation with the Mountain Lakes Board of Education.
- Enhance intra-Board communication to include reporting out on committee work.
- Train together as a full board two times this year and work to maintain the Board's NJSBA certification status.
District Goals 2020-2021
The Board adopts district-wide goals and performance measures that reflect that highest priority is given to student achievement.
- Provide a safe and inclusive learning environment for students and staff that enhances social/emotional wellness and diversity/equity awareness andn instruction.
Continue to provide for students' academic progression and to assess/remediate identified learning gaps.
Enhance communication and engagement with the community/stakeholders.
District Digital Mission Statement
The Boonton Township Board of Education believes that in an ever evolving digital society, the school district has a responsibility to insure that both teachers and learners have access to current technology and are trained and supported in its use. The Board also believes that creating an environment of curiosity and freedom is essential for students to be able to explore and create while using digital tools appropriately to enhance their education and experience in getting ready to participate in a global digital community. Furthermore, the Board is committed to using available technology as a means for communicating with the school community and the broader public as well as enhancing our brand in the surrounding area.
Boonton Township Board of Education Meeting Schedule
|Wednesday, February 19|
|Wednesday, March 18|
|Wednesday, April 15|
Wednesday, May 6
|Wednesday, May 20|
|Wednesday, June 17|
|Wednesday, July 22|
|Wednesday, August 26|
|Wednesday, September 23|
|Wednesday, October 28||Video, 10/28/20 BOE Meeting|
|Wednesday, November 18|
|Wednesday, December 16|
|Wednesday, January 6 (2021)
School Election - Tuesday, November 3, 2020
The regular session meetings of the Boonton Township Board of Education are held in the Rockaway Valley School Library/Media Center (unless otherwise noted), located at 11 Valley Road, Boonton Township, New Jersey. The meeting start time is 7:30pm (unless otherwise noted).
Melissa Signore, CHR
Barry Brantner, CHR
|John Sierchio, CHR
Grace McBride, CHR
Catherine Youngman CHR
Charles Eaton, CHR