Ventnor City School District
|Ventnor City School District|
|Business Administrator:||Mark Ritter|
|Address:||400 N. Lafayette Avenue
Ventnor, NJ 08406
|Enrollment:||1,349 (as of 2010-11)|
|Faculty (in FTEs):||81.0|
|District Factor Group:||B|
| %± vs.
|10||Operations & Maintenance||1,322||26||1,539||-14.1%|
|16||Median Teacher Salary||79,383||83||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 district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "B", the second lowest 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.
Students in grades 9-12, along with those from Brigantine, Longport and Margate City, attend Atlantic City High School in neighboring Atlantic City, as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Atlantic City School District that has existed since 1920.
The school's motto is VECC: We Think Achievement.
The Ventnor City School District operates two schools for students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade within the Ventnor Educational Community Complex. Schools in the district (with 2010-11 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are:
- Ventnor Elementary School with 534 students in grades PreK-5
- Principal - Carmela Somershoe
- Ventnor Middle School with 449 students in grades 6-8
- Principal - Rob Baker
The original school was built in 1970 with renovations in 1974, 1997 and 2001.
- Eileen Johnson, Superintendent
- Mark Ritter, Business Administrator / Board Secretary
- District information for the Ventnor 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.
- Home page, Atlantic City High School. Accessed April 17, 2013. "ACHS is a unique, comprehensive state-of-the-art facility that serves a diverse student population from Atlantic City, Brigantine, Longport, Margate and Ventnor."
- Data for the Ventnor City School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- New Jersey School Directory for the Ventnor City School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- Administration, Ventnor City School District. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- New Jersey School Directory, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 17, 2013.
- Ventnor Educational Community Complex
- Ventnor City School District's 2010–11 School Report Card from the New Jersey Department of Education
- Data for the Ventnor City School District, National Center for Education Statistics