Get to know the candidates and the plans they have for the future of education in Montclair. Our series continues with Melanie Deysher.
I am running again because I feel like we are finally making progress and I really want to see it through.
On Thursday, the district presented its long-range master plan at a Board of School Estimate meeting, laying out nearly $150 million in projects that would last through 2030.
In November, Montclair residents will decide whether to change their school district from Type I to Type II.
By SERGIO GONZALEZ Special to Montclair Local The upcoming referendum on whether Montclair should switch from an appointed to elected board of education model is very different from the other […]
Board previously planned to punt on a $17M bond until sometime after November elections.
Figures as of a district budget presentation Feb. 17 still showed a $6 million deficit as the school system prepares its 2021-22 spending plan.
The Montclair School District received an assessment of the district-wide ventilation issues on Oct. 16, which shows numerous issues.
Superintendent Jonathan Ponds announced, during the Board of Education’s retreat on Friday, July 17, that schools would allow parents to continue with distance learning, if they preferred, or send their children to school for in-person instruction.
Prior to his work in Moonachie, Ponds served as the principal of Parsons Elementary School in New Brunswick. He has also worked as a teacher and basketball coach in the Boston Public Schools.
By ERIN ROLL firstname.lastname@example.org After another error led to Montclair teachers not receiving their pay the morning of Oct. 15, teachers took to the streets and rallied outside Board of […]
By ERIN ROLL email@example.com The school district has reached a tentative agreement with the Montclair Education Association regarding a new three-year teacher’s contract, confirmed Superintendent Kendra Johnson. The teachers have […]
The Montclair Board of Education will hold a Community Forum on May 8, at 6:30 p.m. at Charles H. Bullock School. The public forum will offer families and community members […]