Warren School Board Elects New President and Vice President
In a development at the recent Warren School Board meeting, Patricia Zohn was elected as the Board President for the 2024 term. The meeting continued with the administration of oaths to newly elected board members, including Laura Keller, Stephen Toor, Todd Weinstein, and newcomer Richard Metta.
The board also focused on annual reorganization action items, emphasizing the importance of the Board Member Code of Ethics and the district’s mission statement. New board appointees were confirmed for various external bodies, such as the New Jersey School Boards Association Delegate Assembly and the Somerset County Education Services Commission, with Richard Metta and Todd Weinstein among those taking new responsibilities.
Superintendent Matthew Mingle highlighted the importance of the board’s role in the community and the anticipated work for 2024, while also noting no correspondence to report regarding HIB (Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying) investigations. Superintendent Mingle further addressed the community about the potential impact of inclement weather on school operations, emphasizing the district’s preparedness to make timely decisions.
The Curriculum and Technology Committee reported on meetings held over the past months, discussing curriculum guidelines, assessment scores, and the implementation of the I-Ready program, which provides insights into student performance trends and areas needing support.
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School Board Officials:
David Brezee, Patricia Zohn, Mehul Desai, Natalie Feuchtbaum, Laura Keller, Scott Otto, Stephen Toor, Ryan Valentino, Todd Weinstein, Christopher Heagele (School Business Administrator), William Kimmick (Assistant Superintendent), Stacey Hann-Modugno (Curriculum Supervisor), Molly Lange (Director of Special Services), Lance Riegler (Director of Information Technology), Cheryl Hall (Transportation Coordinator)