Glassboro Public Schools

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Glassboro Public Schools
George Beach Administration Building
Glassboro, NJ 08028
District information
Grades Pre-K to 12
Superintendent Dr. Mark J. Silverstein
Business administrator Scott Henry
Schools 5
Students and staff
Enrollment 2,231 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 161.2 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 13.8:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group B
Website www.glassboroschools.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $18,832 50 $18,891 -0.3%
1 Budgetary Cost 13,748 35 14,783 -7.0%
2 Classroom Instruction 8,119 34 8,763 -7.3%
6 Support Services 1,925 22 2,392 -19.5%
8 Administrative Cost 1,700 52 1,485 14.5%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,586 32 1,783 -11.0%
13 Extracurricular Activities 224 6 268 -16.4%
16 Median Teacher Salary 65,734 46 64,043
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-12 districts with 1,800-3,500 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=68

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

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its five schools had an enrollment of 2,231 students and 161.2 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.8:1.[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]

On June 19, 1986, President Ronald Reagan became the first sitting president to speak at a high school graduation when he spoke at the Glassboro High School commencement ceremonies.[4]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district (with 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[5]) are:[6][7]

Elementary schools (K-6)
  • J. Harvey Rodgers School[8] (grades PreK and kindergarten; 305 students)
    • Aaron Edwards, Principal
  • Dorothy L. Bullock School[9] (1-3; 515)
    • Rich Taibi, Principal
  • Thomas E. Bowe Elementary School[10] (4-6; 450)
    • Wanda Pichardo, Principal
    • Ryan Caltabiano, Assistant Principal
Middle school
  • Glassboro Intermediate School[11] (7-8; 249)
    • Kriston Matthews, Principal
    • LaVonyia Mitchell, Assistant Principal
High school
  • Glassboro High School[12] (9-12; 611)
    • Danielle Sneathen, Principal
    • Cindy Bodden, Assistant Principal - Discipline
    • Jeff Cusack, Assistant Principal - Athletic Director

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[13][14]

  • Dr. Mark J. Silverstein, Superintendent[15]
  • Scott Henry, Business Administrator / Board Secretary[16]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Glassboro 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 March 18, 2015.
  4. ^ Remarks at the High School Commencement Exercises in Glassboro, New Jersey June 19, 1986, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. Accessed July 24, 2014.
  5. ^ School Data for the Glassboro Public Schools, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  6. ^ 2016-17 Gloucester County Office of Education Public School Directory, Gloucester County, New Jersey. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  7. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Glassboro Public Schools, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  8. ^ J. Harvey Rodgers School, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  9. ^ Dorothy L. Bullock School, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  10. ^ Thomas E. Bowe Elementary School, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  11. ^ Glassboro Intermediate School, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  12. ^ Glassboro High School, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  13. ^ Contact Us, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  14. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Gloucester County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  15. ^ Message from the Superintendent, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.
  16. ^ Business Administrator/Board Secretary, Glassboro Public Schools. Accessed January 12, 2017.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°42′17″N 75°07′01″W / 39.704599°N 75.116935°W / 39.704599; -75.116935