Northfield Community Schools
|Northfield Community Schools|
|Superintendent:||Dr. Janice Fipp|
|Business Administrator:||Linda Albright|
|Address:||2000 New Road
Northfield, NJ 08225
|Enrollment:||1,060 (as of 2010-11)|
|Faculty (in FTEs):||79.7|
|District Factor Group:||DE|
| %± vs.
|10||Operations & Maintenance||1,129||13||1,539||-26.6%|
|16||Median Teacher Salary||57,703||28||60,112|
|Data from NJDoE 2013 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.
*Of K-8 districts with more than 750 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=88
The Northfield Community Schools are a community public school district that serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade from the City of Northfield, in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States.
The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "DE", the fifth 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.
Awards and recognition
Karen Weeks, 7th grade math teacher at Northfield Community School, was named the 2009/2010 Atlantic County Teacher of the Year.
In 2009, Northfield Community School was named one of eight New Jersey Schools of Character.
In 2008, Northfield Community School was named the Healthiest School in Atlantic County in AtlantiCare's Healthy Schools contest, receiving a $5,000 grant.
- Elementary school
- Northfield Community Elementary School which served 561 students in grades K-4
- Maureen Vaccaro - Principal
- Middle school
- Northfield Community Middle School which served 489 students in grades 5-8
- Glenn Robbins, Jr. - Principal
- District information for the Northfield City School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending April 2013, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 15, 2013.
- NJ Department of Education District Factor Groups (DFG) for School Districts, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed October 27, 2009.
- Mainland Regional High School 2011 School Report Card, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 17, 2013. "The school serves the communities of Linwood, Northfield, and Somers Point with a total population of 26,511."
- Northfield Community Schools, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 16, 2009.
- New Jersey School Directory data for the Northfield Community Schools, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- Faculty & Staff, Northfield Community School. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- New Jersey School Directory, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- Superintendent's Message, Northfield Community Schools. Accessed November 2, 2009.
- Business Administrator's Office, Northfield Community Schools. Accessed November 2, 2009.
- Northfield Community Schools
- Northfield Community Schools's 2012–13 School Report Card from the New Jersey Department of Education
- Data for the Northfield Community Schools, National Center for Education Statistics
- Mainland Regional High School website