Delaware Township School District BOE vacancy

The Delaware Township Board of Education announces a vacancy on the board.  New Jersey statute N.J.S.A. 18A:12-15 and Bylaw 9113 state the processes for filling vacancies.

Legal Requirements
To become a member of a local board of education in New Jersey, you must
• Be able to read and write 
• Hold U.S. citizenship and one year’s residency in the school district 
• Be registered to vote in the district before filing the nominating petition 
• Have no interest in any contract with, or claim against, the board 
• Not hold office as mayor or member of the municipal governing body or, in      the case of county school districts, the county governing body 
• Not simultaneously hold two elective offices 
• Not be disqualified from membership for the conviction of certain crimes. (Within 30 days of election or appointment to the board, a member must undergo a criminal history background investigation through the state Department of Education.)  
Please submit a resume and letter of introduction by Thursday, September 16, 2021 to:
Delaware Township Board of Education
Susan Joyce
PO Box 1000
Sergeantsville, NJ 08557 

Meet our Board of Education

Catherine Pouria: President, Term 2022

Laura Hornby: Vice President, Term 2023

Rebecca Burns Term 2021

Tate Hoffman Term 2021

Mary Lyons Term 2021

Anne May Term 2023

Heather Opdyke Term 2023

Joseph Ponzo Term 2022

Dr. Richard Wiener  Superintendent

Susan Joyce  Business Administrator, BOE Secretary


Our Mission

“The mission of the Delaware Township School District is to prepare each student to become a productive, responsible member of society, able to adapt and change, by providing an environment that:

  • Creates a foundation for a self-motivated lifelong learner by providing relevant, innovative, comprehensive curricula that reflect the New Jersey Student Learning Standards

  • Focuses on individual needs and promotes individual excellence by encouraging and enhancing the intellectual and social development of each student

This environment will be realized through an active and responsive partnership that includes the students, faculty, parents, community and staff.”

Meeting Calendar

Meetings are held in the DTS Performing Arts Room beginning at 7:00 PM, unless otherwise advertised. 

All meetings are open to the public

 January 4, 2021  Minutes 1/4/21
 January 19, 2021  Minutes 1/19/21
 February 16, 2021  Minutes 2/16/21
 March 16, 2021  Minutes 3/16/21 
 April 27, 2021  Minutes 4/27/21
 May 18, 2021  Minutes 5/18/21
 June 15, 2021  Minutes 6/15/21
 August 17, 2021  Minutes 8/17/21
 September 21, 2021  Agenda 9/21/21 
 October 4, 2021  StrategicPlanning
 October 19, 2021  Agenda 10/19/21
 November 16, 2021  
 December 21, 2021  
 January 3, 2022  
 January 18, 2022  
 February 15, 2022  
 March 15, 2022  
 April 19, 2022  
 May 17, 2022  
 June 21, 2022