New Jersey Districts Conducting School Elections on April 17, 2012
|County||Number of April School Elections||Names of Districts|
|Atlantic||2||Atlantic City, Hammonton|
|Bergen||20||Cliffside Park, Closter, East Rutherford, Emerson, Englewood, Englewood Cliffs, Fairview, Garfield, Hackensack, Harrington Park, Lodi, Midland Park, Norwood, Oakland, Palisades Park, Ramsey, Ridgewood, Rutherford, South Hackensack, Wood-Ridge|
|Essex||6||Bloomfield, Belleville, Glen Ridge, Irvington, Newark*, South Orange/Maplewood*|
|Gloucester||5||Delsea Regional, Franklin, Greenwich, Paulsboro, Monroe|
|Hudson||4||Jersey City, North Bergen, Secaucus, Weehawken|
|Mercer||4||Hopewell Valley Regional, Lawrence, Princeton, West Windsor-Plainsboro|
|Middlesex||4||Cranbury, Edison, Metuchen, Sayreville|
|Monmouth||2||Marlboro, Neptune Township|
|Morris||8||Chatham, Hanover Township, Mendham Township, Morris School District, Mountain Lakes, Pequannock, Riverdale, Rockaway Borough|
|Passaic||8||Haledon, Hawthorne, North Haledon, Passaic, Passaic County Manchester Regional, Paterson*, Totowa, West Milford|
* Of the school districts eligible to move their elections to November, 70 school districts retained April elections, where voters will select candidates to serve on the school board and decide their district’s base budget. Three additional districts – Newark, Paterson and South Orange/Maplewood – will conduct board member elections on April 17, but do not place their proposed budgets on the ballot.
April 4, 2012
The New Jersey School Boards Association is a federation of 581 local boards of education and includes 81 charter school associate members. NJSBA provides training, advocacy and support to advance public education and promote the achievement of all students through effective governance.