Atlantic County Vocational School District

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Atlantic County Vocational School District
5080 Atlantic Avenue
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
District information
Grades Vocational
Superintendent Dr. Philip J. Guenther
Business administrator Lisa Mooney
Schools 2
Students and staff
Enrollment 727 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 75.0 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 9.69:1
Other information
District Factor Group NA
Website http://www.acitech.org
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
Vocational
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $16,663 5 $18,891 -11.8%
1 Budgetary Cost 13,359 4 17,296 -22.8%
2 Classroom Instruction 6,721 2 9,045 -25.7%
6 Support Services 1,377 4 2,269 -39.3%
8 Administrative Cost 1,493 3 2,353 -36.5%
10 Operations & Maintenance 3,160 14 3,014 4.8%
13 Extracurricular Activities 322 9 464 -30.6%
16 Median Teacher Salary 48,404 1 65,035
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of Vocational districts with any number of students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=21

The Atlantic County Vocational School District is a comprehensive vocational public school district serving the vocational and training needs of high school students in ninth through twelfth grades and adults from Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States. Both of the district's schools are located in the Mays Landing section of Hamilton Township.

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's two schools had an enrollment of 727 students and 75.0 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 9.69:1.[1]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district are:[3]

  • Atlantic County Institute of Technology (ACIT) is a four-year countywide vocational public high school located on a 58-acre (230,000 m2) campus. The school was constructed in 1974 and underwent a major renovation in 1994.[4] The school offers 30 different career programs. Shared-time students attend vocational programs at ACIT for part of the day, while receiving their academic instruction at one of the public high schools in the county. ACIT has articulation agreements with Atlantic Cape Community College, allowing students in certain programs to earn as many as 15 college credits for courses taken at ACIT. The school also has a similar partnership with Camden County College for students in the dental assistant program.
  • Atlantic County Alternative High School serves students from across the county who have not achieved in a traditional high school setting, offering an individualized program to help students develop academic and job preparation skills.[5]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[6][7]

  • Dr. Philip J. Guenther, Superintendent
  • Lisa Mooney, Business Manager / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for Atlantic County Vocational School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed August 5, 2014.
  2. ^ Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending April 2013, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 15, 2013.
  3. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Atlantic County Vocational School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed August 5, 2014.
  4. ^ Atlantic County Institute of Technology, Atlantic County Vocational School District. Accessed August 5, 2014.
  5. ^ Atlantic County Alternative High School Mission Statement, Atlantic County Vocational School District. Accessed November 17, 2016.
  6. ^ School Board, Atlantic County Vocational School District. Accessed November 17, 2016.
  7. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Atlantic County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed August 5, 2014.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°26′31″N 74°41′28″W / 39.441835°N 74.691108°W / 39.441835; -74.691108