• 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...

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  • VHS Upper Field Gets Turfed

    The upper field at Verona High School has been closed since the start of the 2012-2013 school year. But today, Sellitto Field took a big step towards re-opening as turf was laid down from end to end. Workers...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Sampson Drive Closing For Field Work

    Verona High School has just sent out an email saying that Sampson Drive will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, May 24, at Grove Avenue for construction starting at 8:30 a.m. That should be after everyone has arrived for...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Fields, Finally

    It took more than two years, but last Tuesday, the Verona Board of Education finally awarded the bid to renovate Verona High School’s aging athletic facilities. The work is going to start this month and finish fast:...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Superintendent’s Corner Column: Spring Update

    “An optimist is the human personification of spring.” -Susan J. Bissonette, author The Verona Public Schools is extremely appreciative of a donation of $10,000 made by the Conference SCA to support the district technology initiative. These funds...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Planning Board Approves VHS Field Renovation

    Verona High School is finally going to get the fields that Verona voters overwhelmingly approved nearly two years ago. On Thursday, as the clock hit midnight, the Planning Board unanimously approved the Board of Education’s plan to...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • VHS Fields Back Before Planning Board Thursday

    The Verona Planning Board will resume its hearing of the plan to rehabilitate the upper and lower fields at Verona High School on Thursday, January 28. The hearing will be held in the ballroom of the Verona...

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  • Superintendent’s Corner: Referendum Update

    I am pleased to report significant progress across the various projects in our Verona Public Schools facilities referendum plan. The renovations and modernizations are transforming our buildings. We regularly provide updates on all of our progress at...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Planning Board Unanimously Approves VHS Courts

    It took only a little more than 30 minutes tonight for the Planning Board to unanimously approve the Board of Education’s plan for renovating the tennis courts at Verona High School. The BOE had made a few...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Planning Board Hears VHS Tennis Court Plan

    The Board of Education presented its site plan for renovating the tennis courts at Verona High School to the Planning Board last Tuesday, a plan that could be the litmus test for the larger field renovation project. The...

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