April 7, 2020

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SOMSD Board of Education Meeting

The Board of Education will meet in Executive Session at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 20, 2020, utilizing an online video conference platform to discuss personnel (including the Superintendent’s mid-year evaluation) and legal issues, negotiations and other matters to be announced at a later date. Immediately following the Closed Session, the Board of Education will meet in Public Session at 7:30 p.m. using the online video conference platform. The community can view the meeting by following the steps below. Action will be taken.

Join The Board of Education Meeting - Computer

  1. Open a web browser. 
  2. Navigate to
  3. Provide your name and email address. 
    1. Event Password: fZyuwb7x9D3
  4. Select Join by browser.

Join The Board of Education Meeting – Telephone (audio only)

  1. Dial the toll free number: (408) 418-9388
  2. Enter the access code: 719 644 949
  3. Enter the meeting password: 39989279

Members of the public can participate in the Hearings of Individuals and Delegations portion of the meeting by sending in a comment via the online video platform question section or using the question form found on


Paul Roth, Board Secretary

School District of South Orange and Maplewood

525 Academy Street, Maplewood, NJ  07040

Paul Roth                                                                                                                                  973-762-5600 X 1801

Board Secretary                                                                                                                         FAX:   973-378-9464


The meeting agenda will be posted on the district website before the meeting.


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