The Montclair Board of Education met on September 4, two days ahead of the first day of school, and it approved numerous contracts, appointments, and authorizations for the 2012-13 school year. Among the measures passed, mostly by consent agenda, were approvals of school field trips, an approval a rental of facilities by the Montclair Adult School, and a renewal of contacts with the school bus operator Kevah Konner for two school bus routes.
Major Jennings, a 19-year veteran of the school district and former Head Coach of the basketball team, would be serving as an interim assistant principal at Mount Hebron Middle School. The position was open after Samantha Morra was demoted to tenured teacher for wrongfully enrolling her children to the district.
There was more talk on Morra—from her attorney and other residents. Read the entire story on Barista Kids.