The Rutherford Board of Education meets approximately every three weeks for the transaction of district business. Board committees meet monthly or as needed to receive information and discuss all business that comes before the Board. The Board takes action on items at its regular meeting. Meetings are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on pre-scheduled Monday evenings throughout the year. Meetings are held in the Rutherford High School cafeteria. The Board welcomes public participation at each meeting. Regular meetings are taped for broadcast on Tuesday evenings on Public Access Television and the Rutherford Public Schools website.
From time to time the Board may meet in closed or executive session to discuss items that legally may not be discussed in public. Items reserved for closed sessions include personnel, litigation and negotiations issues. The Board is not permitted to take action in closed sessions and will indicate at the time of the closed session whether or not action will be taken upon return to open session. The order of business shall be as follows unless temporarily changed by the Board.
- Call to Order
- Roll Call
- Announcement of Notice
- Approval of Minutes
- Report of Board President
- Hearing of Public
- Report of Superintendent
- Committee Reports
- Old Business
- New Business
- Hearing of Public
Meeting Schedule 2018
- January 2 – Reorganization Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- January 22 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- February 12 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- March 12 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- March 26 – Special Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- April 2 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- April 30 – Regular Meeting & Budget Hearing at 7:30 p.m.
- May 14 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- June 4 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- June 25 -Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- July 16 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- August 20 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- September 10 – Meeting at 7:00 p.m
- October – 1 Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- October 22 – Regular Meeting & Board of Education Scholastic Awards at 7:30 p.m.
- November 12 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- December 10 – Regular Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
- January 7, 2019 Reorganization Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
All meetings are held on Mondays except when noted.