Due to the nature of our new virtual meetings, the Suffern Central Board of Education invites those who intend to speak during the public participation portion of the meeting, submit their questions via email to the Board of Education Clerk, or submit their written statement via email to the Board of Education Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org
Regular Board of Education meetings are open to the public and generally held at 7:30pm on the first and third Tuesday of each month at the Administrative Building in Hillburn. Please be sure to verify meeting dates, times and locations prior to the event, as circumstances may arise that require a Board meeting to be relocated or rescheduled.
In addition, closed sessions may be called for matters of a sensitive nature.
Board Meeting Dates 2020-2021
All meetings are in Hillburn unless otherwise noted. All meetings begin at 7:30 pm unless otherwise noted.
Currently all meetings are being held virtually and live-streamed on YouTube.
July 7 Reorganization meeting will begin at 6pm
Addressing the Board
The Board welcomes citizens’ views on subjects related to matters under its jurisdiction: policymaking and district governance. For timely, effective resolution of issues pertaining to an individual student, please refer to Resolving Issues for guidance on where to direct communication.
Speaking To Items On The Agenda:
If a citizen wishes to speak to an item on the agenda, the Board President or the Superintendent should be notified at the beginning of the meeting whenever possible. However, any citizen may give his or her viewpoint on any matter under consideration by seeking recognition from the President before a vote is called.
Speaking To An Item Not On The Agenda:
The Board President may grant permission for a citizen to speak to an item not on the agenda during the public comment portion of a regular meeting. No action will be taken on the item until the next regular meeting.
All FOIL requests must be submitted to the District Clerk, email@example.com.