Newton joins districts from across NJ to file school funding litigation

January 12, 2018

The Newton Public Schools held a press conference at 1:00 pm on Friday January 12, 2018, in Room 103 of the New Jersey State House to announce the filing of legal action in the form of a petition to the NJ Commissioner of Education to address the ongoing inequities in the distribution of state aid to schools in New Jersey.  

The petition is linked here. Links to media coverage of the press conference and announcement can be found below:


NJ Herald

Tap into Newton


Burlington County Times

Philadelphia Inquirer