District and Board of Education Goals

Phillipsburg School District Board of Education Goals 2019-2020

  • Continue BOE Training as needed, with a minimum of 1-2 sessions per year, and establish a schedule of Board retreats for the year.  
  • Continuously review and discuss bylaws to ensure they are up-to-date.

Phillipsburg School District Goals 2019-2020

  • Continue to develop and reinforce a positive culture for learning by creating an innovative and rigorous educational experience, with a focus on 21st Century College and Career Readiness Skills at the high school, middle school and elementary levels, to produce creative students who are problem solvers and self-directed individuals, while continuing to effectively address the needs of at-risk students.
  • Fully engage all staff in professional growth and development experiences to facilitate collaborative discussions, review curriculum and instructional practices and encourage the development of innovative proposals and strategies in order to support student learning and increase achievement.
  • Be vigilant in ensuring the safety and security of all schools while providing the necessary social and emotional support to all students to help them become adaptable, confident citizens who embody self-awareness and strong interpersonal skills, capable of responsible decision-making and managing their emotions and behaviors.