Kevin Michael Henry – who is on the ballot with five other candidates for one of the three contested board of education seats — has not attended a single candidate forum to ask voters for their support. Why?
Four out of the six candidates seeking to fill the three available board of education seats discussed the district’s financial woes, state underfunding, consulting contracts, parental engagement, and the success of high school academies.
Incumbent school board member Corey Teague, who is running for re-election on November 3rd, 2015, has received a “significant” endorsement from an unlikely source last Saturday.
Five of the six candidates vying for the three up-for-grabs school board seats discussed parental engagement, local control, unwelcoming school environment, and underfunding of the city’s public schools at a forum organized by the Paterson Education Fund in John F. Kennedy High School on Monday evening.
As he seeks his fourth term on the city’s board of education, Errol Kerr received significant endorsements from Paterson community leaders during his campaign fundraiser at the La Neve’s Restaurant on Thursday evening.
School board candidate Jason Patterson, one of seven vying for three obtainable board of education seats in November, has dropped out of the race and endorsed Jesus Castro.
Seven city residents have submitted the necessary petitions to get their names on the November 3rd, 2015 school board election ballot.