Middletown Township Public School District

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Middletown Township Public School District
Superintendent: William O. George, III, Ed.D.
Business Administrator: Amy Gallagher
Address: 59 Tindall Road
Middletown, NJ 07748
Grade Range: K-12
School facilities: 17
Enrollment: 10,527 (as of 2010-11)[1]
Faculty (in FTEs): 709.6
Student–teacher ratio: 14.84:1
District Factor Group: GH
Web site: http://www.middletownk12.org
Ind. Per Pupil District
Spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
Average
 %± vs.
Average
1A Total Spending $15,963 28 $18,047 -11.5%
1 Budgetary Cost 13,206 34 14,519 -9.0%
2 Classroom Instruction 8,464 57 8,588 -1.4%
6 Support Services 1,681 18 2,338 -28.1%
8 Administrative Cost 1,255 25 1,448 -13.3%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,558 44 1,787 -12.8%
13 Extracurricular Activities 243 55 263 -7.6%
16 Median Teacher Salary 71,011 83 62,707
Data from NJDoE 2013 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-12 districts with more than 3,500 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=106

The Middletown Township Public School District is a comprehensive community public school district that serves students from pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade from Middletown Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2010-11 school year, the district's 17 schools had an enrollment of 10,527 students and 709.6 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 14.84:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "GH", the third highest of eight groupings. District Factor Groups organize districts statewide to allow comparison by common socioeconomic characteristics of the local districts. From lowest socioeconomic status to highest, the categories are A, B, CD, DE, FG, GH, I and J.[3]

Schools[edit]

The district consists of twelve K-5 elementary schools, three middle schools for grades 6-8, and two four-year high schools. Four elementary schools feed into each of the three middle schools. The facilities vary in age, architecture, size, and student population. Schools in the district (with 2010-11 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[4]) are:[5]

Elementary schools
  • Bayview Elementary School[6] (407 students in grades K-5)
    • Principal: Tara Raspanti
  • Fairview Elementary School[7] (328; K-5)
    • Principal: Linda Waldron
  • Harmony Elementary School[8] (479; PreK-5)
    • Principal: Erik Paulson
  • Leonardo Elementary School[9] (252; K-5)
    • Principal: Kathleen Sidoti
  • Lincroft Elementary School[10] (506; K-5)
    • Principal: Steven Graziano
  • Middletown Village Elementary School[11] (462; K-5)
    • Principal: James Altobello
  • Navesink Elementary School[12] (285; K-5)
    • Principal: Charlene O'Hagan
  • New Monmouth Elementary School[13] (486; PreK-5)
    • Principal: Dr. John Andl
  • Nut Swamp Elementary School[14] (549; K-5)
    • Principal: Dean W. Bisgrove
  • Ocean Avenue Elementary School[15] (295; K-5)
    • Principal: Cynthia C Wilson
  • Port Monmouth Elementary School[16] (263; K-5)
    • Principal: Sean McNeil
  • River Plaza Elementary School[17] (313; K-5)
    • Principal: Stephen Baglivio
Middle schools (6-8)
High Schools (9-12)

Drug testing[edit]

In October 2006, the Board of Education of the Middletown Township Public School District voted on a random drug testing procedure that would require all students in extracurricular activities or with a parking space at either High School to submit their name to a pool for random selection.[23]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[24][25]

  • William O. George, III, Ed.D., Superintendent
  • Amy P. Gallagher, Business Administrator / Board Secretary
  • Jill A. Takacs, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for the Middletown Township School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed October 27, 2013.
  2. ^ Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending April 2013, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 15, 2013.
  3. ^ NJ Department of Education District Factor Groups (DFG) for School Districts, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed October 27, 2009.
  4. ^ School Data for the Middletown Township Public School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed October 27, 2013.
  5. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Middletown Township Public School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed October 27, 2013.
  6. ^ Bayview Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  7. ^ Fairview Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  8. ^ Harmony Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  9. ^ Leonardo Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  10. ^ Lincroft Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  11. ^ Middletown Village Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  12. ^ Navesink Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  13. ^ New Monmouth Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  14. ^ Nut Swamp Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  15. ^ Ocean Avenue Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  16. ^ Port Monmouth Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  17. ^ River Plaza Elementary School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  18. ^ Bayshore Middle School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  19. ^ Thompson Middle School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  20. ^ Thorne Middle School, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  21. ^ Middletown High School North, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  22. ^ Middletown High School South, Middletown Township Public School District, Accessed October 27, 2013.
  23. ^ Middletown school board OKs random drug testing: Some say plan would deter use, Asbury Park Press, October 24, 2006
  24. ^ Central Administration, Middletown Township Public School District. Accessed October 27, 2013.
  25. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the , New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed October 27, 2013.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°24′04″N 74°06′01″W / 40.4011°N 74.100322°W / 40.4011; -74.100322