Kingwood Township School District

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Kingwood Township School District
880 County Road 519
Frenchtown, NJ 08825
District information
Grades PreK-8
Superintendent Rick Falkenstein
Business administrator Bobbie Beriont
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 559 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 36.7 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 15.2:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group FG
Website http://www.kingwoodschool.org/
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $17,908 32 $18,891 -5.2%
1 Budgetary Cost 15,433 39 14,159 9.0%
2 Classroom Instruction 9,449 41 8,659 9.1%
6 Support Services 2,258 29 2,167 4.2%
8 Administrative Cost 1,847 59 1,547 19.4%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,699 32 1,612 5.4%
13 Extracurricular Activities 166 40 104 59.6%
16 Median Teacher Salary 56,410 26 61,136
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-8 districts with up to 400 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=71

The Kingwood Township School District is a community public school district that serves students ranging from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade from Kingwood 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 559 students and 36.7 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 15.2:1.[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,[4] together with students from Alexandria Township, Frenchtown, Holland Township and Milford borough.[5][6][7] 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.[8]

School[edit]

Kingwood Township School had an enrollment of 358 students as of the 2014-15 school year.[9]

  • Rick Falkenstein, Principal[10]
  • Michael Hesington, Interim Assistant Principal[10]

Administration[edit]

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

  • Rick Falkenstein, Chief School Administrator
  • Michele McCann, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Kingwood 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. ^ About Us, Kingwood Township School District. Accessed May 7, 2017. "Located in a beautiful rural area of Hunterdon County, the Kingwood Township School District is a preschool through eighth grade school district that served approximately 335 students during the 2015-2016 school year. The district sends its students to the Delaware Valley Regional High School District for grades 9 through 12."
  5. ^ Delaware Valley Regional School District 2016 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 7, 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."
  6. ^ 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."
  7. ^ Chief School Administrators/Sending Districts, Hunterdon County, New Jersey Superintendent of Schools. Accessed June 6, 2016.
  8. ^ School data for Delaware Valley Regional High School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 12, 2016.
  9. ^ School Data for the Kingwood Township School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  10. ^ a b c School Administration, Kingwood Township School District. Accessed May 7, 2017.
  11. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Hunterdon County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

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Coordinates: 40°30′19″N 75°00′49″W / 40.505307°N 75.013643°W / 40.505307; -75.013643