Eight months after blasting charter schools for taking millions of dollars from her budget, school superintendent Eileen Shafer joined charter school leaders to form what’s called the “All City Education Council.”
Former security director James Smith has threatened to file a $5 million lawsuit against the Paterson Public Schools, according to public records. Smith filed a claim notice on Sept. 27. He alleges the school district suspended him with pay “in retaliation and wrongfully and improperly did not renew” his employment contract in May 2019. He…
School board candidate Corey Teague received an endorsement from the New Jersey Green Party on Tuesday evening.
Students’ standardized test scores dropped in mathematics and slightly increased in language arts in the 2018-19 school year, according to data made public by the Paterson Public Schools.
Three elementary schools in Paterson are getting musical instruments like ukuleles, recorders, and hand drums.
The school board is considering awarding a $75,000 legal contract to attorney Karen A. Murray, who is the wife of the district’s chief attorney Robert E. Murray.
Former municipal law director Khalifah Shabazz, who left mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration two months ago, is getting a $75,000 contract to do legal work for the Paterson Public Schools, according to public records.