Board of Education

GETTING RESULTS: U.S Attorney Preet Bahara Blasts New Rochelle School District for Failure to Evacuate Students with Disabilities During Evacuation, "Never an excuse."


BhararapreetheadshotNEW YORK, NY -- Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today the filing and settlement of a lawsuit against the City School District of New Rochelle fo

New Rochelle Schools IT Director Blocked Emails from Westchester County Executive Program to Rewards High-Achieving Students with Free Season Passes to Playland


Image001NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The highest achieving and most dedicated middle school and high school students in the New Rochelle public schools were kept in the dark about a program launched by Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino to reward students with exceptionall

STATEMENT OF CONCERN: PTA Council Requests Board of Education Address Concerns over Board Conduct


Stephanie Tomei spoke on behalf of the PTA Council at Tuesday's board meeting. She made public that a "Statement of Concern" was submitted to the Board on June 12th. The Statement was signed by all members of the PTA Council. Tomei said the board did not reply to the letter.

Tomei stressed that the Statement of Concern was not intended to criticize the board.

New Rochelle High School Athletic Director Hires Varsity Soccer Coach with No Experience Coaching


Screen Shot 2014 06 25 at 11 40 59 AMNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Despite a June 30th deadline to apply for the position of Boys Varsity Soccer Head Coach at New Rochelle High School, Steve Young, Athletic Director for the City School District of New Ro

Who is Kyle Figueroa?


Kyle Figueroa is a part-time security guard working for the New Rochelle Board of Education who has been bounced from school to school rather than fired despite numerous problems and complaints involving Figueroa. This is inexcusable in any case but in this case Figueroa is not a full-time employee, he has no contract and he is not a FUSE member.

New Rochelle Business Manager John Quinn Lies to Board about Purchasing Agent, T&M Contracts


At a school board meeting on March 18th, Assistant Superintendent for Business & Administration John Quinn told the school board "Now that we have a new purchasing agent we are moving away from time and materials contracts”. He said it twice, for emphasis.