Superintendent Eileen Shafer’s team unveiled a school re-opening plan for the Paterson Public Schools in a nearly four-hour long presentation to the school board on Monday.
I am writing this letter to reintroduce myself to the Paterson community. I am the longest serving member on the Paterson Board of Education and I am standing for re-election again. I committed myself to improving the city’s educational system years ago, when as a physician in St Joseph’s Emergency Room, I encountered Paterson’s children…
The school board increased superintendent Eileen Shafer’s base salary by 15 percent on Wednesday afternoon.
The school board severely criticized a janitorial service company that cleans Paterson schools for its alleged poor performance.
School board members have approved a measure to increase the district’s general counsel Robert Murray’s $265,000 contract by $29,500.
The school board approved a $618.55 million budget on Thursday evening that raises school taxes by 15 percent.
Students at the Paterson school district registered a “dismal” performance in the state’s science exams last spring.