• Four File To Run For BOE

    Jim Day and Glenn Elliott are seeking re-election to the Verona Board of Education, and they will be challenged by Sara Drappi and Lynn Halsey. All four filed candidate petitions by Monday’s deadline. There are two three-year...

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  • BOE Candidate Kit Available

    There will be two seats up for election on the Verona Board of Education this November and the Verona School District has information for citizens interested in running for a seat. A full term on the school...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • When Verona Dared To Be Different

    Verona has experimented with many aspects of its school system over the years. We’ve changed the way we teach reading and math. We’ve expanded the science curriculum to encompass technology and engineering. We’ve added–and subtracted–instruction in languages...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • BOE Talks Referendum, PILOT, Budget

    The Verona Board of Education met on Tuesday, April 9, and moved closer to establishing a final total for the capital improvements referendum that it intends to submit to voters this November. The BOE also revealed that...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Freschi Becomes 1st Woman To Head BOE

    UPDATE: Lisa Freschi is not the first woman to serve as BOE president. Barbara Mamchur became president in 1980 when the then president died before his term was up. Hilda Jaffe was president in the late 1960s...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • County Confirms Priscoe, Alworth As BOE Winners

    It has taken two full weeks, but Essex County has finally certified the results of the November 6 elections and the totals confirm that Pamela J. Priscoe and Timothy Alworth have won seats on the Verona Board...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Priscoe, Alworth Lead BOE Race, Ballot Questions Seem Approved

    Pamela J. Priscoe and Timothy Alworth  lead Board of Education incumbent John Quattrocchi and David Rullo in the race for two seats on the BOE. As of 10 p.m., the unofficial results had Priscoe with 3,218, Alworth with...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • The 2018 Board Of Education Election

    On Tuesday, November 6, Verona voters will choose from among four candidates to fill two seats on the Verona Board of Education. The four candidates are Timothy Alworth, Pamela J. Priscoe, the current BOE President John Quattrocchi and David Rullo.  Since mid-September, MyVeronaNJ.com...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • BOE Candidates Participate In SCA Forum

    The four candidates running in this November’s Board of Education election — Timothy Alworth, Pamela J. Priscoe, the current BOE President John Quattrocchi, and David Rullo — converged on the Verona High School Learning Commons on Tuesday night for a forum...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • BOE Candidates Question 6: Hiring And Firing

    Hiring, firing and discipline are key management tasks in any organization. In Verona’s public schools, these tasks are handled by school administrators, but, as part of its governance role, the Board of Education must approve or reject...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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