Charter School Expansion Information

March 1, 2016 letter to the community about the Commissioner of Education David Hespe denied expansion of Hatikvah. Click here to read the letter.

February 8, 2016 letter to the community about the Hatikvah expansion and it's budget implications to local school districts. Also in the letter there is a link to a petition to deny the expansion request. Click here to read the letter and access the petition.

On February 2, 2016 on behalf of the Highland Park Public Schools the Board Attorney sent a letter to the Honorable David C. Hespe, Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Education regarding "Opposition to Hatikvah International Academy Charter School Amendment Application". Click here to read the opposition letter that was sent.

On January 11, 2016 Board President Darcie Cimarusti gave Testimony before the State Board of Education regarding Hatikvah International Academy Charter School and their expansion request. Click here to read Ms. Cimarusti's testimony.