Berlin Borough School District

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Berlin Borough School District
215 South Franklin Avenue
Berlin, NJ 08009
District information
Grades K-8
Superintendent Kristen Martello
Business administrator Frank Domin
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 861 (as of 2013-14)[1]
Faculty 70.5 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 12.2:1
Other information
District Factor Group DE
Website http://bcsberlin.k12.nj.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $13,682 3 $18,891 -27.6%
1 Budgetary Cost 10,400 3 14,159 -26.5%
2 Classroom Instruction 6,961 5 8,659 -19.6%
6 Support Services 1,263 2 2,167 -41.7%
8 Administrative Cost 1,255 13 1,547 -18.9%
10 Operations & Maintenance 815 1 1,612 -49.4%
13 Extracurricular Activities 105 52 104 1.0%
16 Median Teacher Salary 57,415 19 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 Berlin Borough School District is a community public school district that serves students in Kindergarten through eighth grade from Berlin Borough, in Camden County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2013-14 school year, the district's one school had an enrollment of 861 students and 70.5 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 12.2:1.[1]

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.[3]

Public school students in ninth through twelfth grades attend the Eastern Camden County Regional High School District, a limited-purpose, public regional school district that serves students at Eastern Regional High School from the constituent communities of Berlin Borough, Gibbsboro and Voorhees Township.[4] As of the 2013-14 school year, the high school district had an enrollment of 2,049 students.[5]

Awards and recognition[edit]

The New Jersey Alliance for Social, Emotional and Character Development (NJASECD) recognized Berlin Community School as 2012 New Jersey School of Character (NJSOC) - honorable mention.[6]

The district was selected as one of the top "100 Best Communities for Music Education in America 2005" by the American Music Conference.[7]

Schools[edit]

Berlin Community School served a total of 859 students as of the 2011-12 school year.[8]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[9]

  • Kristen Martello, Superintendent[10]
  • Frank Domin, Business Administrator / Board Secretary[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for Berlin Borough School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed May 26, 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 November 6, 2014.
  4. ^ Eastern Regional High School 2015 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 26, 2016. "Our school is a public regional high school serving students in grades 9 through 12. The student population is multicultural and reflects the diversity of the three communities it serves: Berlin Borough, Gibbsboro and Voorhees Township."
  5. ^ District information for Eastern Camden County Regional, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed May 26, 2016.
  6. ^ Berlin Community School, Character Education Partnership. Accessed November 6, 2014.
  7. ^ Best 100 (101!) Communities for Music Education in America, 2005, American Music Conference. Accessed December 12, 2006.
  8. ^ School Data for the Berlin Borough School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed November 6, 2014.
  9. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Camden County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed November 6, 2014.
  10. ^ Office of the Superintendent, Berlin Borough School District. Accessed May 26, 2016.
  11. ^ Business Office, Berlin Borough School District. Accessed November 6, 2014.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°47′49″N 74°56′57″W / 39.797062°N 74.949046°W / 39.797062; -74.949046