Egg Harbor City School District

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Egg Harbor City School District
527 Philadelphia Avenue
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
District information
Grades PreK-8
Superintendent Adrienne Shulby
Business administrator Joseph Smurlo
Schools 2
Students and staff
Enrollment 739 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 47.0 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 15.7:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group A
Website http://www.ehcs.k12.nj.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $22,829 60 $18,891 20.8%
1 Budgetary Cost 14,040 32 14,159 -0.8%
2 Classroom Instruction 8,287 26 8,659 -4.3%
6 Support Services 2,677 53 2,167 23.5%
8 Administrative Cost 1,485 17 1,547 -4.0%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,455 23 1,612 -9.7%
13 Extracurricular Activities 136 36 104 30.8%
16 Median Teacher Salary 56,928 18 61,136
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-8 districts with 401-750 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=64

The Egg Harbor City School District is a comprehensive community public school district responsible for the education of children in pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade from Egg Harbor City, in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its two schools had an enrollment of 739 students and 47.0 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 15.7:1.[1]

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

Students in ninth through twelfth grades attend Cedar Creek High School, which is located in the northern section of Egg Harbor City and opened to students in September 2010.[4] As of the 2014-15 school year, the high school had an enrollment of 910 students and 66.4 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.7:1.[5] The school is one of three high schools operated as part of the Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District, which also includes the constituent municipalities of Egg Harbor City, Galloway Township, Hamilton Township and Mullica Township, and participates in sending/receiving relationships with Port Republic and Washington Township (Burlington County).[6] Cedar Creek High School is zoned to serve students from Egg Harbor City, Mullica Township, Port Republic and Washington Township, while students in portions of Galloway and Hamilton townships have the opportunity to attend Cedar Creek through the school of choice program or through attendance in magnet programs offered at Cedar Creek.[7][8]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district (with 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[9]) are:[10][11]

Elementary school
  • Charles L. Spragg School[12] with 270 students in pre-K to Grade 3
    • Adrienne Shulby, Principal[13]
Middle school
  • Egg Harbor City Community School[14] with 232 students in grades 4 to 8
    • Jack Griffith, Principal[15]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[16][17]

  • Adrienne Shulby - Superintendent of Schools
  • Joseph Smurlo - Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Egg Harbor City 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 November 27, 2014.
  4. ^ Cedar Creek High School 2013 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed November 27, 2014. "Cedar Creek High School opened its doors for the first time September 7, 2010 with only 9th and 10th grade students. For the 2011/2012 school year, we grew to include grades 9 through 11. Serving students from six communities within the Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District, Cedar Creek graduated its first class at the conclusion of the 2012/2013 school year."
  5. ^ School data for Cedar Creek High School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 12, 2016.
  6. ^ Greater Egg Harbor Regional School District 2015 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed June 5, 2016. "The Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District serves the communities of Galloway Township, Hamilton Township, Egg Harbor City, Mullica Township and participates in receiving relationships with Port Republic and Washington Township. The geographic area of the district is the largest in the state, covering 324 square miles. The student body of each of the district's three comprehensive high schools, Absegami High School, Cedar Creek High School, and Oakcrest High School, reflects the socioeconomic and ethnic diversity of this geographic area."
  7. ^ Student Population, Cedar Creek High School. Accessed November 27, 2014. "We will serve as the high school for the communities of Mullica Township, Egg Harbor City, Port Republic, and the Green Bank area of Washington Township. Students from specific geographic areas of Galloway and Hamilton Townships (School of Choice Program) and the entirety of Galloway and Hamilton Townships through the Magnet Programs (Engineering and Environmental Sciences) will have the option of attending CCHS."
  8. ^ Policy 5120 Assignment of Pupils, Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District. Accessed November 27, 2014. "Pupils shall attend the school located in the attendance area of their residence. The attendance areas for the Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District shall be as follows: 1. Pupils who reside in Egg Harbor City shall attend Cedar Creek High School. 2. Pupils who reside in Galloway Township shall attend Absegami High School. 3. Pupils who reside in Hamilton Township shall attend Oakcrest High School 4. Pupils who reside in Mullica Township shall attend Cedar Creek High School 5. Pupils who reside in Port Republic and Washington Township shall attend Cedar Creek High School."
  9. ^ School Data for the Egg Harbor City School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  10. ^ Public School Directory 2016-2017, Atlantic County, New Jersey. Accessed January 30, 2017.
  11. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Egg Harbor City School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  12. ^ Charles L. Spragg School, Egg Harbor City School District. Accessed January 30, 2017.
  13. ^ Principal's Page, Charles L. Spragg School. Accessed January 30, 2017.
  14. ^ Egg Harbor City Community School, Egg Harbor City School District. Accessed January 30, 2017.
  15. ^ Faculty & Staff, Egg Harbor City Community School. Accessed January 30, 2017.
  16. ^ District Administration, Egg Harbor City School District. Accessed January 30, 2017.
  17. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Atlantic County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°32′05″N 74°38′28″W / 39.53461°N 74.641058°W / 39.53461; -74.641058