Board of Education

Mrs. Patricia Babcock – President
Mrs. Kristine Griesmeyer – Vice President
Mr. John Stillo
Mrs. Beverly Weihz
Mr. Jamie Hudak
Mr. Joseph Delesky
Mrs. Stephanie Snyder
Ms. Elizabeth Kern
Mrs. Renata Melvin
Mr. Tim Mantz, Board Secretary
Mrs. Jessica Hanics, Treasurer
Atillio Roscher, M.D., School Physician

Our Mission
The mission of Pohatcong School District is to develop positive attitudes and life skills in order to foster a positive self-concept in all students by enhancing achievement in the New Jersey Core Curriculum Standards at all grade levels. Students, parents, and staff will focus on the following: success not failure, potential not limitations, strengths not weaknesses, and positives not negatives. 

Our Goals for the 2016-2017 School Year

District Goals

  • Monitor and improve student achievement 
  • Implement Next Generation Science Standards in grades 6-8 and prepare for implementation in grades K-5
Board Goals
  • Evaluate cost effectiveness and educational benefits of in-house pre-school handicapped program. 
  • Investigate establishing a before and after care program through a provider

School Board Vacancy

The Pohatcong Township Board of Education has an open Board Member seat available February through December 2017.  Qualifications for a School Board Member Candidate are as follows:
  • Must be a citizen of the United States of America
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be able to read and write
  • Must be a resident of Pohatcong Township for at least one year
  • Cannot be disqualified as a voter pursuant to N.J.S.A. 19:4-1
  • Cannot be disqualified from membership for a conviction of crimes pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:12-1
  • Must be a registered voter in Pohatcong Township
Interested parties should submit a letter of interest to Tim Mantz, Business Administrator, Pohatcong Township Board of Education, 240 Route 519, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865, no later than February 10, 2017 and be prepared to meet with the Board of Education at their regularly scheduled meeting on February 16, 2017, 7:00 p.m. in the Pohatcong Township School, 240 Route 519, Phillipsburg, NJ  08865.

Tim Mantz
Business Administrator

School Board Meeting Schedule
All Board Meetings Begin at 7:00pm Unless Otherwise Noted - Please Use The Public Entrance Nearest the Gym

June 15, 2017
August 17, 2017
September 21, 2017
October 19, 2017
November 16, 2017
December 21, 2017

Current Tentative School Board Agenda
Agendas are updated the Tuesday afternoon prior to the next School Board Meeting and are In PDF format.

Meeting Minutes Archive