Friday, March 1, 2013
Freehold Borough and Freehold Township have received their state aid numbers.
Days before Freehold school districts adopt their tentative school budgets, state aid figures have been released. According to a NJ Spotlight article, the state Department of Education posted online Thursday the breakdown of $8.7 billion in proposed state school aid for fiscal 2014. In Freehold Borough, the district learned that it would see a slight increase in state aid, while in Freehold Township the aid will remain the same. For the 2012-2013 school year the Freehold Borough School District received a total of $9,176,188 in state aid. The Freehold Borough School District will see an increase in aid for the 2013-2014 school year by receiving a total of $9,611,330 in state aid. According to the Department of Education, Freehold Township…
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
The Freehold Borough Board of Education (BOE) further examined the 2013-2014 school year budget with additional information from the last meeting.
Freehold Borough residents and organizations gathered in the Park Avenue Elementary Complex cafeteria Monday night, to see how the Board of Education (BOE) was going to proceed with the 2013-2014 school budget. Following the Feb. 11 preliminary budget presentation, Jim Strimple, Freehold Borough Schools interim business administrator, came back to the BOE on Monday, Feb. 25 with additional information to consider. “When we had our last meeting, the board directed the administration to look at two budget scenarios. First, if there were a four-percent increase in tax levy, what would the ramifications be? And if there was an eight-percent increase in the tax levy, what ramifications or implications would that have on the educational …
Monday, November 14, 2011
Dine at L'Acqua Ristorante on Tuesday to raise money for Freehold Borough schools.
Dine at Downtown Freehold's newest Italian restaurant to raise money for Freehold Borough schools. The Freehold Borough School District is holding a fundraiser at L'Acqua Ristorante on Tuesday, Nov. 15. Print out the flier attached to this article, present it to your server, and 20 percent of you bill will be donated to Freehold Learning Center, Freehold Intermediate School and Park Avenue Elementary School. L'Acqua Ristorante, located at 52 West Main St., is open for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and for dinner from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. The restaurant's menu includes pizza, pasta, seafood, steak, sandwiches and more. Reservations are recommended. Call the restaurant at 732-577-1761 for more information..