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 2019
- January 7, 2019 Reorganization Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- January 28 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- February 25 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- March 18 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- April 8 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- April 29 Regular Meeting (Budget Hearing) 7:30 p.m.
- May 13 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- June 3 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- June 24 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- July 15 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- August 26 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- September 16 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- October 7 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- October 28 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m. and Board of Education Scholastic Awards
- November 18 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- December 9 Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m.
- Monday, January 6, 2020 Reorganization Meeting 7:30 p.m.
All meetings are on Monday except when noted.