Holland Township School District

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Holland Township School District
714 Milford-Warren Glen Road
Milford, NJ 08848
District information
Grades PreK-8
Superintendent Emil Suarez
Business administrator Abigail Postma
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 873 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 63.2 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 13.8:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group FG
Website http://www.hollandschool.org/
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $18,455 32 $18,891 -2.3%
1 Budgetary Cost 16,572 51 14,159 17.0%
2 Classroom Instruction 10,517 58 8,659 21.5%
6 Support Services 2,472 42 2,167 14.1%
8 Administrative Cost 1,837 50 1,547 18.7%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,619 36 1,612 0.4%
13 Extracurricular Activities 127 33 104 22.1%
16 Median Teacher Salary 55,671 16 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 Holland Township School District is a community public school district that serves students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade from Holland Township, in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its one school had an enrollment of 873 students and 63.2 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 "FG", the fourth-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]

Students in public school for ninth through twelfth grades attend Delaware Valley Regional High School, together with students from Alexandria Township, Frenchtown, Kingwood Township and Milford.[4][5][6] As of the 2014-15 school year, the high school had an enrollment of 899 students and 68.7 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.1:1.[7]

Awards and recognition[edit]

For the 1995-96 school year, Holland Township School was named a "Star School" by the New Jersey Department of Education, the highest honor that a New Jersey school can achieve.[8]

Schools[edit]

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

  • Holland Township Elementary School serves grades PreK-8 (585 students) – Dr. Nancy Yard, Principal[10]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[10][11]

  • Emil Suarez, Superintendent
  • Abigail Postma, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Holland Township 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 December 7, 2014.
  4. ^ Delaware Valley Regional School District 2016 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 6, 2017. "The Delaware Valley Regional High School District can be found in the heart of pastoral and beautiful Hunterdon County, New Jersey. The District serves students in grades nine through twelve who reside in the five municipalities that comprise our region: Alexandria Township, Frenchtown Borough, Holland Township, Kingwood Township, and Milford Borough."
  5. ^ About Us, Delaware Valley Regional High School District. Accessed June 6, 2016. "The Delaware Valley Regional High School District can be found in the heart of pastoral and beautiful Hunterdon County, New Jersey. The District serves students in grades nine through twelve who reside in the five municipalities that comprise our region: Alexandria Township, Frenchtown Borough, Holland Township, Kingwood Township, and Milford Borough."
  6. ^ Chief School Administrators/Sending Districts, Hunterdon County, New Jersey Superintendent of Schools. Accessed June 6, 2016.
  7. ^ School data for Delaware Valley Regional High School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 12, 2016.
  8. ^ Star School Award recipient detail, New Jersey Department of Education, Archived December 18, 2006. Accessed November 30, 2009.
  9. ^ School Data for the Holland Township School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  10. ^ a b Administration, Holland Township School District. Accessed April 6,2017.
  11. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Hunterdon County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°36′01″N 75°07′01″W / 40.600221°N 75.116882°W / 40.600221; -75.116882