"Maximizing all students' potential for success in an 
ever-changing world."

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Student Art Expo 2014

View Outstanding Artwork from Hudson County High Schools!
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Please Take Notice: West New York Board of Education

A special meeting of the West New York Board of Education will be held 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, in the Auditorium of Public School #4 at the 6300 Palisade Avenue, West New York, NJ.
Purpose: Public Hearing 2014-2015 Budget A portion of this meeting maybe closed to the public for attorney client privilege. Board action will be taken.

Kevin J. Franchetta, CPA
Board of Education Secretary

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NOTICE: VACANCY - UNEXPIRED TERM

The West New York Board of Education is seeking a qualified resident to fill an unexpired term on the Board of Education through December 2014. Applicants must be a resident of the Town of West New York for a minimum of 1 year, a registered voter in the district, not disqualified as a voter pursuant to N.J.S.A. 19:4-1 and not disqualified from membership for the conviction of crimes pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:12-1. Additionally, applicants must be at least 18 years of age, a U.S. citizen and be able to read and write. A list of questions for the candidates will be provided prior to the public meeting for interviews scheduled during the Monday, May 12, 2014 meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the West New York Middle School at 201 57th Street. Interested applicants shall send a letter of interest and a resume to Kevin Franchetta, Board Secretary, 6028 Broadway, West New York, NJ 07093-2808. The deadline to submit an application is 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Any interested candidate is responsible for picking up a list of questions and to be prepared to present her/his responses at the mandatory interview on May 12, 2014.

Kevin J. Franchetta, CPA
Board of Education Secretary

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NOTICE OF SCHEDULED MEETINGS FOR THE PERIOD
MAY 2014 TO JANUARY 2015

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that, the Board of Education of the Town of West New York in the County of Hudson, New Jersey, will meet to discuss
or act upon public business at 5:30 p.m. on each of the dates set forth below, in the West New York Middle School, 201 - 57th Street,
West New York, NJ 07093.

Monday, May 12, 2014
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 (Reorganization)

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Rethinking Autism Awareness


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In accordance with N.J.S.A. 19:60-1.1 et seq., the Commissioners of the Town of West New York have moved the date of the annual school election from April to November. Therefore, the next regularly scheduled school board election will be on Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

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Attention: For the safety and security of our students, staff, and visitors to our schools, the following procedures will continue to be enforced:

  • All visitors must utilize the front door for business.
  • All visitors must present a valid picture identification card (e.g., driver license) to be admitted into the building.  The photo identification will not be returned until the visitor leaves the premises.
  • Each visitor will be given an identification tag or badge, which must be worn while the visitor is in the school and/or on school grounds.
  • The Principal or office personnel designated by the Principal shall arrange for an escort to accompany each visitor to his/her destination. 
This is an edited summary of the District's School Visitors Policy 9150. You may review the entire policy online for further clarification.  Some items may feel like an inconvenience at this time, but they are designed to create a safer environment for all.  Your understanding and cooperation is greatly appreciated.