Board Meetings

Notice and Schedule of Board Meetings

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, the date, time, and location of all scheduled meetings of the Newark Board of Education is listed below. In the event of a change in the schedule, notification will be provided on this page and by email to all parties who have requested such notification. If Newark Public Schools are closed or dismissed early (for example, due to inclement weather), any Board meeting scheduled on that day will be cancelled. If Newark Public Schools have a delayed opening, any Board meeting scheduled on that day will remain scheduled.

All Board meetings are open to the public except for closed sessions as permitted by law. The schedule below shows the location of each meeting. During the period of declared public emergency (i.e. COVID related), all meetings will be conducted remotely. At other times, monthly Business meetings are typically held at the District’s Central Office, 765 Broad Street, Newark, New Jersey and Regular meetings are held at a different school location each month.

Attending Board Meetings

Requests for notice of schedule of Board meetings and any change in schedule may be submitted to npsboardrelations@nullnps.k12.nj.us

On the day of each meeting and thereafter, the meeting agenda is available on the District’s website at Electronic School Board System by clicking on the date of the meeting.

Action may be taken at any meeting.

Action may be taken at any meeting.

Board Meetings Are Broadcast Virtually Online

Watch a Board Meeting on Facebook Live.

Watch a Board Meeting on Facebook Live.

Action may be taken at any meeting.

Webex Login info can be found within Board Meeting calendar entry (see blow).

Public Participation

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Schedule of Board Meetings

Date Time Meeting Location
August 6, 2020 6:00pm Special Virtual (Online)
August 25, 2020 6:00 p.m. Business Virtual (Online)
August 27, 2020 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
September 22, 2020 6:00 p.m. Business Virtual (Online)
September 24, 2020 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
October 27, 2020 6:00 p.m. Business Virtual (Online)
October 29, 2020 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
November 24, 2020 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
December 22, 2020 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
January 26, 2021 6:00 p.m. Business Virtual (Online)
January 28, 2021 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
February 23, 2021 6:00 p.m. Business Virtual (Online)
February 25, 2021 5:00 p.m. Public Hearing Virtual (Online)
February 25, 2021 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
March 23, 2021 6:00 p.m. Business Virtual (Online)
March 24, 2021 6:00 p.m. Budget Virtual (Online)
March 25, 2021 6:00 p.m. Regular Virtual (Online)
April 27, 2021 6:00 p.m. Reorganization Belmont Runyon, 1 Belmont Runyon Way
May 25, 2021 6:00 p.m. Business 765 Broad Street, 6th Floor Board Conference Room
May 27, 2021 6:00 p.m. Regular Lincoln School, 87 Richelieu Terrace
June 22, 2021 6:00 p.m. Regular Newark Vocational High School, 301 West Kinney Street

Board Retreat Meetings

Date Time Meeting Location
August 22, 2020 9:00 a.m. Retreat Virtual (Online)
January 23, 2021 9:00 a.m. Retreat Virtual (Online)
May 22, 2021 9:00 a.m. Retreat 765 Broad Street, 6th Floor Board Conference Room