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A special meeting of the Jersey City Board of Education will be held on Thursday 

June 20, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.


PS#26, 164 Laidlaw Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306

 The purpose of the public hearing is to receive public input on the following agenda items.



Hire of Superintendent (Chief Administrator of School) – July, 2020 to June, 2023
Hire of Assistant Superintendent (Instruction & Curriculum) – July, 2020 to June, 2023
Hire of Assistant Superintendent (Non Instruction) – July, 2020 to June, 2023

Ad for meeting


Jersey City Board of Education meets monthly to vote on proposals.  These meetings are held the fourth Thursday of each month at 6PM, unless otherwise stated.  

Board Meetings from January through June will be held at PS #26, 164 Laidlaw Avenue

Board Meetings from July through December will be held at Dickinson High School


Caucus  Meetings are held the Monday prior to the board meeting (unless otherwise noted) and are held at the District Office, 346 Claremont Avenue, Room 1 R.  The Caucus allows the Board to review and discuss items on the agenda.  

All dates are subject to change in conformance with requirements of the Open Public Meetings Act. 

The public may sign up to speak at all public board meetings.  Please see: Rules With Regard to Public Comment  


2018-19 Jersey City Public Schools Caucus and Board Meeting Schedule 
Month                     Caucus                              Board Mtg                        
August Tuesday 8/28/18 Thursday 8/30/18
September Tuesday 9/25/18 Thursday 9/27/18
October Tuesday 10/16/18 Thursday 10/18/18
November Tuesday 11/13/18 Thursday 11/15/18
December Tuesday 12/18/18 Thursday 12/20/18
January Board Reorganization Tuesday 1/02/19
January Tuesday 1/29/19 Thursday 1/31/19
February Monday 2/25/19 Thursday 2/28/19
March Monday 3/25/19 Thursday 3/28/19
April Monday, 4/22/19 Thursday 4/25/19
May Monday 5/20/19 Thursday 5/23/19
June Monday 6/24/19 Thursday 6/27/19 


 Advertised Budget 2018-19   and User Friendly Budget, 2018-19  


NEWAdvertised Budget 2019-20 and User Friendly Budget 2019-20  

 Budget 2019-20 Presentation


Members of the Jersey City Board of Education

Chief School Administrator Franklin Walker

Jersey City Board of Education Board Members

Sudhan Thomas, President
Lorenzo Richardson, Vice President

Mussab Ali
Gerald Lyons
Marilyn Roman
Matt Schapiro
Joan Terrell-Paige
Gina Verdibello




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