District Goals

District Goals 2020–2021:

  • By May 2021, advance the work of inclusivity and equity in Closter Public Schools by establishing a District Diversity Council to meet at least three times to identify important issues related to diversity and equity within the district and to identify an action plan for addressing issues.
  • During the COVID-19 pandemic, ensure the continuity of health, safety and instruction by:
    • Maintaining ongoing communication with the district physician and Mid-Bergen Regional Health Consortium whenever students or staff test positive for COVID-19.
    • Gathering feedback of the hybrid/fully virtual model from teachers, staff, students (grade 3–8) and parents through at least two surveys.
    • Maintaining readiness to pivot with the current conditions and to revise learning models for increased instructional and learning time whenever possible.
  • By May 2021, complete the process of drafting, editing, and finalizing an update for all district policies and regulations. 
  • By May 2021, plan and budget for replacement of technology devices and equipment and explore the new process for becoming a sustainable New Jersey digital school district.