Hillsborough Township School District

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Hillsborough Township School District
379 South Branch Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Dr. Jorden Schiff
Business administrator Aiman A. Mahmoud
Schools 9
Students and staff
Enrollment 7,316 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 611.5 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 11.96:1
Other information
District Factor Group I
Website http://www.htps.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $17,505 37 $18,891 -7.3%
1 Budgetary Cost 13,624 36 14,783 -7.8%
2 Classroom Instruction 8,540 44 8,763 -2.5%
6 Support Services 2,447 64 2,392 2.3%
8 Administrative Cost 1,211 14 1,485 -18.5%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,142 6 1,783 -36.0%
13 Extracurricular Activities 254 53 268 -5.2%
16 Median Teacher Salary 66,305 60 64,043
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-12 districts with more than 3,500 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=103

The Hillsborough Township School District is a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade from Hillsborough Township in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. Students from Millstone attend the district's schools as part of a sending/receiving relationship.[3]

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's nine schools had an enrollment of 7,316 students and 611.5 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.96:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "I", the second-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 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[5]) are:[6][7][8]

Elementary schools (K-4)
  • Amsterdam Elementary School[9] (502 students)
    • Dr. Maryann Mullady - Principal
  • Hillsborough Elementary School[10] (524)
    • Susan Eskstein - Principal
  • Sunnymead Elementary School[11] (389)
    • Dr. Tammy Jenkins - Principal
  • Triangle Elementary School[12] (419)
    • Lisa Heisel - Principal
  • Woodfern Elementary School[13] (383)
    • Steven M. Kerrigan - Principal
  • Woods Road Elementary School[14] (442)
    • Jodi Howe - Principal
Intermediate / middle schools
  • Auten Road Intermediate School[15] (1,101 students; grades 5-6)
    • Christopher Carey - Principal
  • Hillsborough Middle School[16] (1,135; 7-8)
    • Dr. Joseph Trybulski - Principal
High school

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[18][19]

  • Dr. Jorden Schiff, Superintendent
  • Aiman A. Mahmoud, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for Hillsborough Township School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed August 22, 2014.
  2. ^ Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending April 2013, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 15, 2013.
  3. ^ Somerset County School Districts-Sending/Receiving/Regional, Somerset County Superintendent of Schools. Accessed April 4, 2017.
  4. ^ NJ Department of Education District Factor Groups (DFG) for School Districts, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 8, 2009.
  5. ^ School Data for the Hillsborough Township School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed August 22, 2014.
  6. ^ Hillsborough Township Schools Numbers & Addresses, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed August 22, 2014.
  7. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Hillsborough Township School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed August 22, 2014.
  8. ^ 2013-2014 Somerset County Public School Directory, Somerset County, New Jersey. Accessed February 3, 2015.
  9. ^ Amsterdam Elementary School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  10. ^ Hillsborough Elementary School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  11. ^ Sunnymead Elementary School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  12. ^ Triangle Elementary School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  13. ^ Woodfern Elementary School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  14. ^ Woods Road Elementary School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  15. ^ Auten Road Intermediate School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  16. ^ Hillsborough Middle School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  17. ^ Hillsborough High School, Hillsborough Township School District. Accessed July 31, 2013.
  18. ^ Central Office, Hillsborough Township Public Schools. Accessed August 22, 2014.
  19. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Somerset County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed August 22, 2014.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°30′18″N 74°40′24″W / 40.505059°N 74.673435°W / 40.505059; -74.673435