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Final Strategic Plan FY 19_23
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Superintendent Contract
Collective Bargaining Agreement between WBEA & Watchung Borough BOE


School Hours

Bayberry School Hours:  

Regular Hours
8:45 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.

One Session Day  
8:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Delayed Opening  
10:45 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.

Students arriving after 8:45 a.m. will be marked as tardy.

Valley View Middle School Hours:  

Regular Hours
8:15 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

One Session Day
8:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Delayed Opening  
10:15 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

Students arriving after 8:15 a.m. will be marked as tardy.

Watchung Board of Education


School Board Members

Board Member Term

Dorie Harvey -  President


Jennifer Scharf - Vice President


Joseph Barbella


Richard Buccarelli


Jessica Ingrassia


Adam Kraft


Amber Murad


Michele Posehn


Vacancy 2023


Board of Education Meeting Schedule

Meetings will begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

January 7 (reorganization meeting)

January 28

February 25

March 11 (tentative budget)

March 25 

April 29

May 6 (public hearing on budget 6:00 pm)

May 13 (approval of staff contracts)

June 10 (board retreat)

June 24 

July 22

August 26

September 23

October 14

November 11

December 9

January 6, 2022 (tentative reorganization meeting)


Approved 1/7/2021

Meetings are being held remotely using communication technology.  Instructions for joining the meeting and participating in public comments will be posted on the district website.  Meetings will commence at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Members of the public also have the option to submit public comments to the Board Secretary via email ( or written letter, no later than 24 hours in advance of the meeting.