Bass River Township School District

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Bass River Township School District
11 North Maple Avenue
New Gretna, NJ 08224
District information
Grades PreK-6
Superintendent Lawrence Mathis
Business administrator Steve Brennan
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 221 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 15.4 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 14.4:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group CD
Website Official website
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-6
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $21,668 52 $18,891 14.7%
1 Budgetary Cost 15,927 41 13,649 16.7%
2 Classroom Instruction 9,358 35 8,366 11.9%
6 Support Services 2,787 47 2,161 29.0%
8 Administrative Cost 1,839 44 1,467 25.4%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,835 43 1,552 18.2%
13 Extracurricular Activities 107 39 39 174.4%
16 Median Teacher Salary 54,119 17 57,437
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-6 districts with any number of students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=59

The Bass River Township School District is a community public school district that serves students in pre-kindergarten through sixth grade from Bass River Township, in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its one school had an enrollment of 221 students and 15.4 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 14.4:1.[1]

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

Students in seventh through twelfth grades attend the schools of the Pinelands Regional School District, which also serves students from Eagleswood Township, Little Egg Harbor Township and Tuckerton Borough.[4][5][6][7] Schools in the district (with 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[8]) are Pinelands Regional Junior High School[9] with 802 students in grades 7-9 and Pinelands Regional High School[10] with 815 students in grades 10-12.[11][12][13]

Schools[edit]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[15][16]

  • Lawrence Mathis, Superintendent
  • Steve Brennan, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Bass River Township Board Of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  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 6, 2014.
  4. ^ Home Page, Bass River Township School District. Accessed January 18, 2017. "The Bass River School District is a one school district located in Burlington County, N.J. It serves grades Pre-Kindergarten through Sixth Grade. Grade 7-12 students attend the Pinelands Regional Middle and High Schools located in neighboring Little Egg Harbor Township."
  5. ^ Pinelands Regional School District 2015 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed June 1, 2016. "The Pinelands Regional School District is a limited-purpose regional school district located in southern Ocean County. The District consists of a Junior High School for grades 7-9, a High School for grades 10-12 and an Alternative High School for at-risk students in grades 9-12. The communities of Bass River, Eagleswood, Little Egg Harbor, and Tuckerton are served by the District with approximately 1,700 students in grades 7-12."
  6. ^ School Choice Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017. "Pinelands Regional School District is comprised of a Junior High School and a High School. The District serves students in grades 7 through 12 living in the communities of: Bass River Township (Burlington County), Eagleswood Township, Little Egg Harbor Township, Tuckerton Borough"
  7. ^ Staff. "Regional School Districts", Burlington County Times, April 26, 2015. Accessed June 1, 2016. "PINELANDS REGIONAL - Serves: Bass River in Burlington County; Eagleswood, Little Egg Harbor and Tuckerton in Ocean County"
  8. ^ School Data for the Pinelands Regional School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  9. ^ Junior High School, Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  10. ^ Senior High School, Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  11. ^ Contact Us, Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  12. ^ Living & Learning in Ocean County - Public Schools Directory 2016-2017, Ocean County, New Jersey. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  13. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Pinelands Regional School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  14. ^ Bass River Township Elementary School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  15. ^ School Staff, Bass River Township School District. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  16. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Burlington County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°35′32″N 74°27′06″W / 39.59235°N 74.451691°W / 39.59235; -74.451691