2020-2021 Board of Education Goals
Goal 1: By June 2021, Eatontown Public Schools will enhance student achievement for all students across the curricula by effectively implementing best educational practices/programs, concrete assessment tools, and instructional technologies which specifically gauge and promote student learning in an effort to prepare all students to meet the New Jersey Student Learning Standards.
Objective 1: By June 2021, collaborate with district leadership to plan and to implement high quality, educational programs to ensure equitable access to the curriculum and to enrich student learning utilizing the NJ Student Learning Standards.
By June 2021, collaborate with district leadership to plan and to implement programs that infuse Social Emotional Learning (SEL) and equitable learning approaches into the schools, classrooms, and extracurricular activities on a consistent basis.
By June 2021, develop a Curriculum Revision Plan to update district curricula in Rubicon Atlas based upon the NJ Student Learning Standards and NJ DOE timelines.
By June 2021, provide focused district and school professional development and resources for staff to engage students in enhanced remote/virtual learning activities that increase academic support as well as engagement for all students by emphasizing essential academic skills and content presented in the district curricula.
Objective 2: By June 2021, the district will increase student and teacher use of educational technologies and devices in every classroom in order to enhance students’ content knowledge and academic skills across the curricula consistent with the NJ Student Learning Standards.
Objective 3: By June 2021, the district will continue to investigate and implement educational structures, programs, and approaches that foster equity of learning opportunities for all students attending Eatontown Public Schools with a focus on grade level collaboration, differentiated learning, differentiated assessments, enhanced virtual learning strategies, and social-emotional learning.
Goal 2: By March 2021, Eatontown Public Schools will craft a school budget which supports important educational programs and services for students in an efficient and fiscally responsible manner in order to ensure all students have access to the resources and opportunities necessary to meet the NJ Student Learning Standards.
Objective 1: By December 2020, the district will analyze the current school budget in light of anticipated enrollment, potential state and federal funding sources, as well as future district educational needs and develop budget perimeters based upon this analysis. Budgetary options also will be explored to help the district balance future budgets in light of significant anticipated state aid reductions under S-2.
Objective 2: By January 2021, the district will develop and execute a budget plan that highlights key budgetary elements, supports educational initiatives, and plans for future reductions in state aid.
Objective 3: By February 2021, the district will research ways to increase revenues and/or decrease costs for future budgetary and educational planning including but not limited to shared service agreements, grant opportunities, energy savings, improving residency verification, and insurance savings.
Objective 4: By June 2021, Eatontown Public Schools will continue the process of achieving the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from NJ ASBO International.
Goal 3: By June 2021, Eatontown Public Schools will research, explore, and implement measures that will help to increase the safety, efficiency, and educational mission of our school facilities.
Objective 1: By January 2021, the Operations Committee will discuss the present state of the district’s facilities and recommend possible capital improvement or maintenance projects for the future based upon educational, safety, or physical plant needs consistent with the Long Range Facilities Plan.
Objective 2: By March 2021, the Operations Committee will explore buildings and grounds options that may enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of plant operations in the future such as implementing an Energy Savings Improvement Plan.
Goal 4: By January 2021, the Safety Committee will continue to explore and research various vehicles and mechanisms that have the ability to enhance the safety and security of our schools and buildings.
Regular Meeting Schedule
The following attachment under the side menu details the Regular Meeting Schedule of the Eatontown Board of Education for the 2019-2020 school year.