Agenda & Minutes - January 23, 2018

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Dates: 
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 6:45pm
WESTFIELD BOARD OF EDUCATION
Westfield, New Jersey
Office of the Secretary
 
AGENDA – Public Meeting & Workshop & Minutes
January 23, 2018
 
January 18, 2018
 
Notice is hereby given of the Regular Meeting of the Board of Education of the Town of Westfield, in the County of Union, New Jersey, at 6:45 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, January 23, 2018 in the Westfield High School Auditorium, 550 Dorian Road, Westfield, New Jersey. The purpose of the meeting is to transact the regular business of the Board and to transact any other business to come properly before the Board. At the conclusion of the public meeting, the Board will move to Room 120 to conduct a Board Workshop.
 
The Board will move immediately into private session to conduct a hearing. The public portion of the meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m.
 
This is to advise the general public and to instruct that it be recorded in the Minutes that in compliance with Chapter 231 of the Public Laws of 1975, entitled the “Open Public Meetings Act,” the Westfield School Board on Thursday, January 18, 2018, caused to be posted at the Office of the Board of Education located at 302 Elm Street, Westfield, New Jersey, and delivered to The Westfield Leader, The Star-Ledger, the Westfield Library, Town Clerk of Westfield, TAP into Westfield and Patch.com, a meeting notice setting forth the time, date and location of this meeting.
 
1.  ROLL CALL:
 
Mrs. Benner, Mr. Bielen, Mr. Diamond,
Mr. Galligan, Mr. Garrison, Ms. Ohlig,
Mrs. Oster, Mr. Ostroff, Mrs. Root
 
2.  PRIVATE SESSION
 
     Approve the following resolution:
     
     RESOLVED, that the Board of Education move into Private Session for the purpose of 
     conducting a hearing and discussing matters rendered confidential by state and federal law
     and be it further.
 
     RESOLVED, that any discussion held by the Board which need not remain confidential and
     the results of the discussion will be made public as soon as practicable.
 
3.  FLAG SALUTE:  Mr. Galligan
 
4.   ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • Honor Westfield High School Football Team and Coaches
5.  RECOGNIZE PUBLIC for agenda items only
 
6.  MINUTES
 
Approve Minutes of the Board Meeting held on January 9, 2018 and Private Minutes of January 9, 2018.
 
7.  PERSONNEL 
 
     Attachment 1
     Attachment 2
 
8.  FACILITIES (Ms. Ohlig)
 
9.  LONG RANGE PLANNING (Mrs. Root)
 
10. POLICIES (Mr. Galligan)
 
 
      Attachment 1
      Attachment 2
 
12.  FINANCE (Mr. Ostroff)
 
       Attachment 1
 
13.  TECHNOLOGY (Mrs. Oster)
 
 
 
15.  UNFINISHED BUSINESS
 
16.  NEW BUSINESS
 
17.  LIAISON REPORTS
 
18.  RECOGNIZE PUBLIC for questions and/or comments
 
19.  WORKSHOP
  • Roles and Responsibilities of Board Members
20.  PRIVATE SESSION
 
Approve the following resolution:
 
RESOLVED, that the Board of Education move into Private Session for the purpose of discussing matters rendered confidential by state and federal law, personnel, pending or anticipated litigation and pending or anticipated contract negotiations and be it further.
 
RESOLVED, that any discussion held by the Board which need not remain confidential and the results of the discussion will be made public as soon as practicable.
 
21.  ADJOURNMENT
Groups audience: 
- Private group -