The mission of the Secaucus Board of Education is to facilitate the development of each child to his or her greatest potential. The goal of this Board of Education shall be to offer each child in this district the educational opportunity that will enable him/her to function politically, economically, and socially in a democratic society. The Board of Education will provide a planned program of learning that incorporates into its curriculum the lessons and experiences, within and without the classroom, needed to realize the educational goals of this district. The Board will strive unremittingly to provide an educational system that assists each pupil in becoming a self-respecting individual who can function effectively and satisfyingly. The Board of Education's expectation is that students at all grade levels will achieve academic success through accessing our curricula, which are aligned to the New Jersey Student Learning Standards in all subjects. The Board of Education will endeavor to employ a high-caliber, well-prepared staff of adequate size and wide-ranging abilities. The Board will provide pupils and staff with adequate educational supplies, equipment and facilities to accomplish these goals.
Mrs. Patricia Smeyers, a fifth grade teacher and Yearbook Advisor at Clarendon School in Secaucus, NJ has been named the 2018-2019 Hudson County Teacher of the Year by The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE).