The Board of Education authorizes the use of electronic surveillance monitoring devices in school buildings and on school grounds. Therefore, all school buildings and grounds within this school district may be monitored using such devices in accordance with Board Policy. (MPBOE Policy 7441)
This summer will be an exciting time for the Midland Park School District as referendum projects to improve school and districts facilities are finally underway! The multi-faceted plan to improve our districtwide infrastructure has a timeline spanning approximately two years. To keep the school community informed, we will be providing periodic referendum updates and project timelines. We hope this update is both informative and helpful. As always, we’re here to address any questions or concerns and hope you will not hesitate to reach out to us at any time. Thank you. To access the Referendum Update, click on the Work In Progress icon above.
At the Board of Education meeting held on March 17, 2015, the 2015-16 Tentative School Budget was approved. Included in the Tentative Budget is funding for a 1:1 Student Technology Resource Initiative for grades 7 through 12 and Full Day Kindergarten to begin in September, 2015. Please keep in mind that this is a TENTATIVE Budget which requires local and state Department of Education approval. The approved final budget will be voted on by the Board of Education on April 28, 2015 at the Public Hearing.
As per the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act (ABR) (P.L., 2010, c122), the Midland Park Public Schools has posted its Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act grades to the school district’s HIB webpage, and to each individual school’s webpage. In order to foster safe and positive learning conditions for students, the school and district grades are part of an integrated process for reinforcing and strengthening a school’s climate and culture through prevention and intervention efforts targeted toward harassment, intimidation and bullying. Please click on the headline above to find the district and school ABR grades.
The Midland Park School District is accepting applications for the 3 & 4 year old general education preschool integrated program housed at Godwin School for the 2015-2016 school year. Click the link for further information and to download the registration form.
I’m pleased to provide this information with regard to Midland Park’s NJQSAC process. By way of review, NJQSAC stands for New Jersey’s Quality Single Accountability Continuum and is the Department of Education’s monitoring and evaluation system for public school districts. Click the link to read the message.
The Midland Park Board of Education approved the 2014-2015 district calendar (click the link above for a copy), using a new month-by-month format. Please note this calendar includes three emergency closing days and identifies which days will be used as make-up days should they be required.
The questions and concerns of the community are important and contact information for trustees of the Midland Park Board of Education are readily available on this website—just click on the Board of Ed. Link on the district homepage to find individual phone numbers and email addresses for all Board of Education trustees.
Click the link above for more information.