Hillsdale Public Schools

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Hillsdale Public Schools
Superintendent: Richard A. Spirito
Business Administrator: Lirca Garcia
Address: 32 Ruckman Road
Hillsdale, NJ 07642
Grade Range: K-8
School facilities: 3
Enrollment: 1,413 (as of 2010-11)[1]
Faculty (in FTEs): 101.8
Student–teacher ratio: 13.88:1
District Factor Group: GH
Web site: http://www.hillsdaleschools.com
Ind. Per Pupil District
Spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
Average
 %± vs.
Average
1A Total Spending $15,287 24 $18,047 -15.3%
1 Budgetary Cost 13,334 40 13,631 -2.2%
2 Classroom Instruction 7,975 33 8,361 -4.6%
6 Support Services 2,351 67 2,055 14.4%
8 Administrative Cost 1,422 39 1,497 -5.0%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,476 42 1,539 -4.1%
13 Extracurricular Activities 98 51 98 0.0%
16 Median Teacher Salary 65,812 72 60,112
Data from NJDoE 2013 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-8 districts with more than 750 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=88

The Hillsdale Public Schools are a community public school district that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade in Hillsdale, in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2010-11 school year, the district's three schools had an enrollment of 1,413 students and 101.3 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.88:1.[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.[3]

Public school students in grades 9 - 12 attend Pascack Valley High School along with students from neighboring River Vale, as part of the Pascack Valley Regional High School District.[4]

Schools[edit]

The district (with 2010-11 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[5]) consists of the following schools:[6]

Elementary schools
Middle School

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[7][8]

  • Richard A. Spirito, Superintendent of Schools
  • Lirca Garcia, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for the Hillsdale School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed May 2, 2013.
  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 October 27, 2009.
  4. ^ Pascack Valley Regional High School District 2011 School Report Card District Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 2, 2013. "The district is comprised of two high schools. Pascack Hills High School, which is located in Montvale, receives students from the towns of Montvale and Woodcliff Lake. Pascack Valley High School, located in Hillsdale, enrolls students from Hillsdale and River Vale."
  5. ^ Data for the Hillsdale Public Schools, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed May 2, 2013.
  6. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Hillsdale Public Schools, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 2, 2013.
  7. ^ District Administration, Hillsdale Public Schools. Accessed May 2, 2013.
  8. ^ New Jersey School Directory, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 2, 2013.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°00′36″N 74°01′25″W / 41.009925°N 74.023704°W / 41.009925; -74.023704