Northwestern Regional School District No. 7

Board of Education


Ms. Molly Sexton Read

Vice Chair

Mr. Robert Jerram
New Hartford

Secretary / Treasurer

Mr. Noel Gauthier
New Hartford


Ms. Mimi Duran

Mrs. Theresa Kenneson

Mrs. Deb Bell

Ms. Lisa Ann Fragale

Ms. Katherine Vandiver

Student Representatives

Zachary Austin     /      April Ruopp

Goals for Regional School District No. 7 Board of Education:

  • Student Achievement:
    To support the administration's efforts in providing appropriate staff and comprehensive educational programs that promote high expectations and result in strong achievement results for all learners while meeting or exceeding the Connecticut State Department of Education's requirements.
  • Collaboration:
    To maintain a productive, cooperative working relationship with elected town officials in order to promote a school district that meets the needs of all learners in a healthy, safe learning environment.
  • Communication:
    To communicate the school district's mission to the public so that the communities are well informed and consider feedback from the public so that Board of Education's actions reflect the diverse perspectives within our communities.
  • Board Function:
    Continually assess Board of Education organization and operations to ensure that the Board is fulfilling its duty to maintain a high functioning school that best serves the interests of the community and its responsibility to do so with an informed understanding of the fiscal position of the member towns.

  • 2017-2018 District Goals: Theory of Action Statements 

Board of Education Documents

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