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HP Board of Ed Appeals Hatikvah Charter School Expansion

On May 1, 2015, the Highland Park Board of Education filed a formal legal challenge to the N.J. Commissioner of Education’s approval of the expansion of Hatikvah Charter School in East Brunswick. The board is specifically challenging the tuition requirement mandating the Highland Park School District to pay tuition for the Highland Park students enrolled in the charter school.


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School Board president is youngest but oldest member of board

The following HPP Bio-Brief on School Board President Adam Sherman is part of the Highland Park Planet’s series of occasional profiles about school board members, administrators, and teachers. Please note: The formal budget hearing and adoption of the final budget takes place at the April 20th school board meeting. Property tax revenue to the schools is $23.7 million in a total revenue budget of $28.4 million. The total expense budget is $28.8 million.


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