Hanover Park Regional High School District

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Hanover Park Regional High School District
75 Mt. Pleasant Avenue
East Hanover, NJ 07936
District information
Grades 9-12
Superintendent Carol Grossi
Business administrator William F. Albert Jr.
Schools 2
Students and staff
Enrollment 1,577 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 133.4 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 11.8:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group GH
Website http://www.hpreg.org
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
9-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $22,206 32 $18,891 17.5%
1 Budgetary Cost 15,883 21 15,592 1.9%
2 Classroom Instruction 8,613 19 8,807 -2.2%
6 Support Services 2,348 24 2,294 2.4%
8 Administrative Cost 1,769 34 1,592 11.1%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,843 19 1,954 -5.7%
13 Extracurricular Activities 1,110 38 873 27.1%
16 Median Teacher Salary 63,525 15 71,726
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of 9-12 districts with any number of students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=47

The Hanover Park Regional High School District is a comprehensive regional public school district that serves students in ninth through twelfth grades from three communities in Morris County, New Jersey, United States. Students come from East Hanover Township, Florham Park and Hanover Township.[3]

As of the 2013-14 school year, the district's two schools had an enrollment of 1,577 students and 133.4 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.8:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "GH", the third-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.[4]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district (with 2013-14 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[5]) are:[6]

  • Hanover Park High School,[7] which opened in 1956, serves the Township of East Hanover and the Borough of Florham Park. It had an enrollment of 870 in grades 9 through 12. The school is located in East Hanover Township.
  • Whippany Park High School,[8] whose doors opened in 1967, serves the Township of Hanover. The enrollment was 707 in grades 9 through 12. The school is located in the Whippany section of Hanover Township.

Administration[edit]

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

  • Carol Grossi, Superintendent[10]
  • William F. Albert Jr., Business Administrator / Board Secretary[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Hanover Park Regional School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed June 5, 2016.
  2. ^ Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending April 2013, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 15, 2013.
  3. ^ Hanover Park Regional High School District 2015 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed March 31, 2015. "The Hanover Park Regional High School District is comprised of two high schools. Hanover Park High School is located in East Hanover, receives students from East Hanover and Florham Park, and has an enrollment of 855 students. Whippany High School is located in Hanover Township, receives students from Hanover Township and has an enrollment of 714 students."
  4. ^ NJ Department of Education District Factor Groups (DFG) for School Districts, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed March 18, 2015.
  5. ^ School Data for the Hanover Park Regional High School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed June 5, 2016.
  6. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Hanover Park Regional High School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed August 30, 2014.
  7. ^ Hanover Park High School, Hanover Park Regional High School District. Accessed June 5, 2016.
  8. ^ Whippany Park High School, Hanover Park Regional High School District. Accessed June 5, 2016.
  9. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Morris County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed August 30, 2014.
  10. ^ Superintendent's Office, Hanover Park Regional High School District. Accessed June 5, 2016.
  11. ^ Business Office, Hanover Park Regional High School District. Accessed June 5, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°48′17″N 74°22′17″W / 40.80486°N 74.371489°W / 40.80486; -74.371489