Bellmawr School District

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Bellmawr School District
256 Anderson Avenue
Bellmawr, NJ 08031
District information
Grades PreK-8
Superintendent Annette Castiglione
Business administrator Amy Capriotti
Schools 3
Students and staff
Enrollment 1,618 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 84.0 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 19.3:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group B
Website http://www.bellmawrschools.org/
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $14,126 5 $18,891 -25.2%
1 Budgetary Cost 11,508 10 14,159 -18.7%
2 Classroom Instruction 7,355 10 8,659 -15.1%
6 Support Services 1,899 29 2,167 -12.4%
8 Administrative Cost 1,123 2 1,547 -27.4%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,044 5 1,612 -35.2%
13 Extracurricular Activities 88 40 104 -15.4%
16 Median Teacher Salary 59,746 30 61,136
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-8 districts with more than 750 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=84

The Bellmawr School District is a community public school district that serves students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade from Bellmawr, in Camden County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its three schools had an enrollment of 1,618 students and 84.0 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 19.3:1.[1]

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.[3]

For ninth through twelfth grades, public-school students attend Triton Regional High School in neighboring Runnemede, one of three high schools that are part of the Black Horse Pike Regional School District. The other communities in the district are Gloucester Township and Runnemede.[4] As of the 2014-15 school year, the high school had an enrollment of 1,230 students and 90.0 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.7:1.[5] The two other schools in the district are Highland Regional High School and Timber Creek Regional High School, which serve students from Gloucester Township, based on their address.[6][7]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district (with 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[8]) are:[9][10]

Elementary schools
  • Bellmawr Park Elementary School[11] (grades PreK–4; 399 students)
    • Elizabeth Calabria, Principal
  • Ethel M. Burke Elementary School[12] (PreK–4; 310)
    • Frank Jankowski, Principal
Middle school
  • Bell Oaks Upper Elementary School[13] (5–8; 450)
    • Anthony Farinelli, Principal

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[14][15]

  • Annette Castiglione, Superintendent[16]
  • Amy Capriotti, Business Administrator / Board Secretary[17]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Bellmawr Public School District, 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 September 14, 2014.
  4. ^ Triton Regional High School 2015 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed June 3, 2016. "Triton Regional is a community based high school and we value the support of our parents, community members and local businesses. Our students and staff are ambassadors of Runnemede, Bellmawr, and Gloucester Township and carry that honor with Mustang pride."
  5. ^ School data for Triton Regional High School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 12, 2016.
  6. ^ District Home: Registration Info tab, Black Horse Pike Regional School District. Accessed June 3, 2016. "What school will you be attending? All Bellmawr and Runnemede residents attend Triton Regional High School. Gloucester Township residents Click Here to view the District Map."
  7. ^ Gloucester Township High School Attendance Areas, Black Horse Pike Regional School District. Accessed June 3, 2016.
  8. ^ School Data for the Bellmawr School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  9. ^ Public Schools, Camden County, New Jersey. Accessed January 30, 2017.
  10. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Bellmawr School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  11. ^ Bellmawr Park Elementary School, Bellmawr Public School District. Accessed February 7, 2017.
  12. ^ Ethel M. Burke Elementary School, Bellmawr Public School District. Accessed February 7, 2017.
  13. ^ Bell Oaks Upper Elementary School, Bellmawr Public School District. Accessed February 7, 2017.
  14. ^ District Staff, Bellmawr Public School District. Accessed February 7, 2017.
  15. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Camden County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  16. ^ Administration, Bellmawr Public School District. Accessed February 7, 2017.
  17. ^ Business Office, Bellmawr Public School District. Accessed February 7, 2017.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°52′14″N 75°05′25″W / 39.870561°N 75.090391°W / 39.870561; -75.090391