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9000.1 Identification


Northfield, New Jersey Monitored


Bylaw X Other Reasons



The official name of the Board of Education shall be “The Board of Education of Northfield in the County of Atlantic.”


The Board of Education exists for the purpose of providing a thorough and efficient system of free public education in grades Pre-K through 8 in the Northfield School District.


The Northfield School District is comprised of all the area within the municipal boundaries of Northfield.


The school district shall be classified as a Type II district.


The address of the Board of Education shall be:

2000 New Road, Northfield, New Jersey 08225

Adopted: October 20, 2008

NJSBA Review/Update: December 2009; December 2010

Readopted: October 24, 2011

Key Words

Boards of Education, Role of the Board

Legal References: N.J.S.A. 18A:10‑1 Constitution of boards of education; conduct of schools; state-operated school district

N.J.S.A. 18A:11‑1 General mandatory powers and duties

N.J.S.A. 18A:12-21 et seq. School Ethics Act

N.J.S.A. 18A:17‑15 Appointment of superintendents; terms; apportionment of expense

N.J.S.A. 18A:33‑1 District to furnish suitable facilities; adoption of courses of study

N.J.S.A. 18A:34‑1 Textbooks; selection; furnished free with supplies; appropriations

N.J.S.A. 18A:36‑2 Time when schools are open; determination

N.J.S.A. 18A:54‑20 Powers of board (county vocational schools)

N.J.A.C. 6A:4-1.1 et seq. Appeals

N.J.A.C. 6A:8-1.1 et seq. Standards and Assessment

N.J.A.C. 6A:28-1.1 et seq. School Ethics Commission

N.J.A.C. 6A:30-1.1 et seq. Evaluation of the Performance of School Districts

N.J.A.C. 6A:32-1.1 et seq. School District Operations

N.J.A.C. 6A:32-3.2 Requirements for the Code of Ethics for school board members and charter school board of trustees members


Cross References: *1000/1010 Concepts and roles in community relations; goals and objectives

*2000/2010 Concepts and roles in administration; goals and objectives

*3000/3010 Concepts and roles in business and noninstructional operations; goals and objectives

4000 Concepts and roles in personnel

5000 Concepts and roles in student personnel

6000 Concepts and roles in instruction

*6140 Curriculum adoption

*6161.1 Guidelines for evaluation and selection of instructional materials

7000 Concepts and roles in construction, remodeling and renovation

*9311 Formulation, adoption, amendment of policies

*9312 Formulation, adoption, amendment of bylaws

*9313 Formulation, adoption, amendment of administrative regulations

*9314 Suspension of policies, bylaws and regulations

*Indicates policy is included in the Critical Policy Reference Manual.

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