The New Jersey School Ethics Commission on Tuesday recommended the removal of school board member Emanuel Capers for taking an all-expense paid trip to Arizona.
School officials changed the district’s prescription benefit program for the 2020-21 school year on Monday night which will produce approximately $2 million in savings.
A student slashed by a metal screw in the bathroom of School 20 while involved in a horseplay incident is receiving $200,000 in settlement.
The school board has cancelled its monthly regular meeting that was scheduled for Wednesday, Mar. 18, 2020 at the John F. Kennedy High School auditorium due to the new coronavirus.
School officials have decided to close all Paterson schools due to concerns over the new coronavirus.
The head of the Paterson teachers’ union is urging superintendent Eileen Shafer and the school board to take the precautionary step to close all schools over the potential spread of the new coronavirus.
Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) is lowering its tuition rate by $250 per student for the 2020-21 school year, producing $442,500 in savings for the Paterson school district. Paterson sends 1,770 students, more than other school districts in the county, to the Passaic County Technical Institute. “This is important tax relief — over $1 million…