• 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...

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  • More State Aid For Schools While Town Aid Lags

    First, the good news: Gov. Phil Murphy will be sending Verona’s schools 12% more in state aid this year than last year, and the aid plans have been revealed before Verona finished its 2019-2020 budget, so we...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • BOE Sets Ballot Questions On Full-Day K, Mental Health

    Meeting on Monday, March 27, the Verona Board of Education approved a resolution that will once again put the creation of a full-day kindergarten program to a public vote this November. That resolution also allows the BOE...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • State Raises Verona Public School Aid? Not Really

    Gov. Chris Christie released his 2017 budget this past week, and trumpeted the fact that it includes a record $13 billion investment in education. Almost every district, the governor said, will get more funding. If you heard...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • School Bond Rate Lower Than Expected, Budget Increase Trimmed

    The Verona Board of Education put the bonds needed to finance the March 11 referendum out to auction and the winning bid was much lower than expected. BOE Business Administrator Cheryl Nardino said at last night’s BOE...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • BOE Details Shared Services

    Talk about shares services has been all the rage in New Jersey for the last two years, and at a joint meeting with the Town Council last night, the Verona Board of Education detailed work done by...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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