Mountainside School District

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Mountainside School District
Superintendent: Dr. Nancy Lubarsky
Business Administrator: Charles Milewski
Address: 1497 Woodacres Drive
Mountainside, NJ 07092
Grade Range: K-8
School facilities: 2
Enrollment: 1,096 (as of 2010-11)[1]
Faculty (in FTEs): 63.2
Student–teacher ratio: 17.34:1
District Factor Group: I
Web site: Official website
Ind. Per Pupil District
Spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
Average
 %± vs.
Average
1A Total Spending $14,426 12 $18,047 -20.1%
1 Budgetary Cost 11,481 13 13,631 -15.8%
2 Classroom Instruction 6,863 6 8,361 -17.9%
6 Support Services 1,957 45 2,055 -4.8%
8 Administrative Cost 1,262 13 1,497 -15.7%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,279 21 1,539 -16.9%
13 Extracurricular Activities 121 68 98 23.5%
16 Median Teacher Salary 59,936 38 60,112
Data from NJDoE 2013 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-8 districts with more than 750 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=88

The Mountainside School District is a community public school district, that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade in the borough of Mountainside, in Union County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2010-11 school year, the district and its two schools had a total enrollment of 1,096 students and 63.2 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 17.34:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "I", the second 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]

Public school students in grades 9-12 attend Governor Livingston High School in Berkeley Heights, as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Berkeley Heights Public Schools.[4] Students also have the choice to attend the programs of the Union County Vocational Technical Schools, which serve students from across Union County.[5]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district (with 2010-11 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[6]) are:[7]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[9][10]

  • Dr. Nancy Lubarsky - Chief School Administrator
  • Charles Milewski - Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for the Mountainside School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed May 20, 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 December 8, 2009.
  4. ^ Berkeley Heights Public School District 2011 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 20, 2013. "In addition to serving the public school students of Berkeley Heights, high school students from the neighboring Borough of Mountainside are educated at the Governor Livingston school."
  5. ^ Our District, Union County Vocational Technical Schools. Accessed May 20, 2013.
  6. ^ Data for the Mountainside School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed May 20, 2013.
  7. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Mountainside School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 20, 2013.
  8. ^ Our Schools, Mountainside School District. Accessed May 20, 2013.
  9. ^ Administration, Mountainside School District. Accessed May 20, 2013.
  10. ^ New Jersey School Directory, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 20, 2013.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°40′21″N 74°22′13″W / 40.672543°N 74.370185°W / 40.672543; -74.370185