Dunellen Public Schools

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Dunellen Public Schools
High Street & Lehigh Street
Dunellen, NJ 08812
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Gene Mosley
Business administrator Brian DeLucia
Schools 3
Students and staff
Enrollment 1,159 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 93.5 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 12.40:1
Other information
District Factor Group FG
Website http://www.dunellenschools.org
Ind. Per pupil District
 %± vs.
1A Total Spending $15,418 6 $18,891 -18.4%
1 Budgetary Cost 11,457 3 14,783 -22.5%
2 Classroom Instruction 6,703 3 8,763 -23.5%
6 Support Services 1,563 5 2,392 -34.7%
8 Administrative Cost 1,586 22 1,485 6.8%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,207 6 1,783 -32.3%
13 Extracurricular Activities 395 18 268 47.4%
16 Median Teacher Salary 51,759 4 64,043
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-12 districts with up to 1,800 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=49

The Dunellen Public Schools are a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in kindergarten through twelfth grade from Dunellen, in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's three schools had an enrollment of 1,159 students and 93.5 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 12.40:1.[1]

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

Awards and recognition[edit]

Lincoln Middle School was recognized by Governor Jim McGreevey in 2003 as one of 25 schools selected statewide for the First Annual Governor's School of Excellence award.[4]


Schools in the district (with 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[5]) are:[6]

Elementary school
  • John P. Faber School[7] (grades PreK-5; 570 students)
    • Principal - Gary Lubisco
Middle school
  • Lincoln Middle School[8] (6-8; 256)
    • Principal - Robert Altmire
High school


Core members of the district's administration are:[10][11]

  • Gene Mosley, Superintendent
  • Brian DeLucia, Business Administrator / Board Secretary


External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°34′59″N 74°28′01″W / 40.58296°N 74.467019°W / 40.58296; -74.467019