Education

West Orange Board of Education to Swear in New Members and Elect President on Jan. 2

December 30, 2013 at 8:50 PM

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Board of Education meeting, scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 2 at 8 p.m., will say goodbye to a longtime member and hello to a new one. In addition, the board president and vice-president will be nominated and elected for 2014. The meeting will be held at West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Ave., in the Library Media Center.

Megan Brill, who has been on the board for six years and has completed her second term, will leave the board. She will be recognized for her efforts at the meeting.

Sandra Mordecai, who was re-elected to a second term, will be sworn in, along with newcomer  Mark Robertson, who was also elected in November.

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The annual reorganization meeting will appoint board liaisons to various committees; establish meeting dates for the year; and appoint administrative personnel for various district functions.

The preliminary agenda is here.

The meeting will be telecast on TV 36/45.

 

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Deadline Announced for 2017 Essex County Legacies Writing Contest

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ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ — The deadline for Essex County seniors to submit an original story focusing on a special person, life-changing experience or significant period of their life to the 2017 Essex County Legacies Writing Contest is Monday, March 27.

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Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Offers Summer Internships for High School Juniors

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