September 16, 2020 - Lenape Regional High School District Board Highlights

Start of 2020-2021 School Year Videos

  • Superintendent of Schools Dr. Carol Birnbohm shared two Operation Open LRHSD videos that were rolled out to the community before the new school year started. The first video shows the importance of wearing a mask and the second video shows students what their day will look like. Dr. Birnbohm also announced the 2020-2021 Lenape District Teacher of the Year: Cherokee High School Technology Teacher Mr. Nathan Knauss. She shared with the Board of Education his opening day message that was played for the entire Lenape District staff. 

Leaves of Absence


Resignations and Retirements

Transfers and Promotions


    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of new Board of Education Policy 1648: Restart and Recovery Plan.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of new Board of Education Policy 1648.02: Remote Learning Options for Families.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Regulation 5200: Attendance.


    • The Board of Education approved the monetary donation of $250 for Seneca's Robotics Team from ShopRite of Medford.


  • Numerous other requests for approval of student activities and education items were approved by the Board of Education. These approvals are reflected in the formal minutes of the meeting which are available in the office of the Board of Education Secretary.
    The next Board of Education meeting is Wednesday, October 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Seneca High School Auditorium.
    Face masks and social distancing will be required at all times while inside Seneca High School. Please do not attend if you are sick and/or have any of the following COVID-19 signs or symptoms: Fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea; a history of exposure to COVID-19 and/or you have travelled to or returned from any states on the New Jersey quarantine list within the past fourteen days.

    All individuals seeking to enter Seneca High School for the meeting will have their temperatures taken by contactless scanning.  In the event it is verified that an individual’s temperature exceeds 100.3, that individual will not be permitted to enter the building.