• Regular Meeting Kearny Board of Education

    In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, P.L. 1975c 231, this is to advise that the Kearny Board of Education will take the appropriate action and enter into Executive Session at 6:00 p.m. on June 19, 2017 in the Kearny High School Auditorium, 336 Devon Street, Kearny, NJ.  At 7:00 p.m., the Public Hearing of the 2017-2018 School Year Budget will be held. Upon its conclusion, the Regular (monthly) Meeting of the Board of Education will immediately follow.

     

    The agenda to the extent known is:         Regular Monthly Board Meeting

    Kearny School District
  • Board of Education Election

    The election for members of the Kearny Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.

    The deadline for filing to seek a seat on the nine member board is July 31, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

    Nominating petitions are available from the Office of the County Clerk – Elections Division between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The County Clerk is located at 257 Cornelison Ave., 4th Floor, Jersey City, NJ  07302. The contact number is 201-369-3470 extension 2767 or option 6.

    There are two (2) seats available each for a term of three (3) years which will be voted upon.

    Candidates filing a nominating petition for board membership must meet the following qualifications:

    • He/she is a citizen of the United States of America
    • He/she must be at least 18 (eighteen) years of age to qualify for office
    • He/she must be able to read and write
    • He/she has been a resident of the municipality from which he/she is to be elected for at least one (1) year preceding the date of the election
    • He/she is not disqualified as a voter pursuant to N.J.S.A. 19:4-1
    • He/she is a registered voter in the district
    • Not hold office as a mayor or member of the governing body of the same district
    • He/she is not disqualified from membership on the Board due to conviction of a crime or offense listed in N.J.S.A. 18A:12-1
    • He/she has no interest in any contract with, or claim against, the Board
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    Please refer to the following New Jersey School Boards Association link:

    www.njsba.org/about/membership/school-board-candidacy

    Kearny School District
  • Special Meeting Kearny Board of Education May 25, 2017

    In accordance with the Open Public Meeting Act, P.L. 1975c 231, this is to advise that the Kearny Board of Education will hold a Special Board Meeting on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. p.m. in the Board Room – 1st Floor, 172 Midland Avenue, Kearny, N.J. Upon opening the meeting, the Board will take action to enter into Executive Session.  Action may be taken.  

     The agenda to the extent known is:   Employee Matters, Negotiations, Contracts

    Kearny School District

KEARNY BOARD OF EDUCATION

2016-2017 MEMBERS

Board President

James Doran

Board Vice-President

Bernadette McDonald

Board Member

Mercedes Davidson

Board Member

Bryan Granelli

Board Member

James Hill

Board Member

Cecilia Lindenfelser

Board Member

Barbara Cifelli-Sherry

Board Member

Sebastian Viscuso

Board Member

George Zapata

Administration

Superintendent of Schools

Patricia Blood

Interim Business Administrator/Board Secretary

H. Ronald Smith

Director of Curriculum

Flora Encarnacao

Director of Special Services

Kelly Lindenfelser

Director of Technology

Neil Brohm