Parsippany-Troy Hills School District

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Parsippany-Troy Hills School District
292 Parsippany Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Dr. Leroy Seitz (interim)
Business administrator Robin Tedesco
Schools 14
Students and staff
Enrollment 7,166 (as of 2012-13)[1]
Faculty 609.4 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 11.76:1
Other information
District Factor Group GH
Website http://www.pthsd.k12.nj.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $19,251 66 $18,891 1.9%
1 Budgetary Cost 15,310 66 14,783 3.6%
2 Classroom Instruction 9,168 72 8,763 4.6%
6 Support Services 2,793 83 2,392 16.8%
8 Administrative Cost 1,382 39 1,485 -6.9%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,559 43 1,783 -12.6%
13 Extracurricular Activities 360 93 268 34.3%
16 Median Teacher Salary 67,185 64 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 Parsippany-Troy Hills School District is a comprehensive community public school district serving students in pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade from Parsippany-Troy Hills Township in Morris County, New Jersey, United States.

The Parsippany Troy-Hills School District has 14 schools, with students in ten elementary schools, two middle schools, two high schools and an adult education center. The community served by the district is ethnically, culturally and linguistically diverse. As of the 2012-13 school year, the district's 14 schools had an enrollment of 7,166 students and 609.4 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.76:1.[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]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district (with 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[4]) are:[5][6]

Elementary schools
  • Eastlake Elementary School[7] (Grades PreK-5; 352 students)
    • Bryan Hershkowitz, Principal
  • Intervale Elementary School[8] (K-5; 285)
    • Christopher Waack, Principal
  • Knollwood Elementary School[9] (K-5; 313)
    • Merisa Rosa, Principal
  • Lake Hiawatha Elementary School[10] (PreK-5; 434)
    • Angelina M. Finnegan, Principal
  • Lake Parsippany Elementary School[11] (K-5; 338)
    • Steven Linzenbold, Principal
  • Littleton Elementary School[12] (K-5; 370)
    • Michele Hoffman, Principal
  • Mt. Tabor Elementary School[13] (K-5; 419)
    • Marlene Toomey, Principal
  • Northvail Elementary School[14] (K-5; 368)
    • Jeffrey P. Martens, Principal
  • Rockaway Meadow Elementary School[15] (PreK-5; 247)
    • Keith Cortright, Principal
  • Troy Hills Elementary School[16] (K-5; 286)
    • Renee Brandler, Principal
  • Brooklawn Middle School[17] (863)
    • Dr. Natalie Betz, Principal
  • Central Middle School[18] (797; 6-8)
    • Mark Gray, Principal
High schools

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[21][22]

  • Dr. LeRoy Seitz, Interim Superintendent
  • Robin Tedesco, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for Parsippany-Troy Hills Township School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  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 March 21, 2015.
  4. ^ School Data for the Parsippany-Troy Hills School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  5. ^ Our Schools, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  6. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Parsippany-Troy Hills School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  7. ^ Eastlake Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  8. ^ Intervale Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  9. ^ Knollwood Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  10. ^ Lake Hiawatha Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  11. ^ Lake Parsippany Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  12. ^ Littleton Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  13. ^ Mt. Tabor Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  14. ^ Northvail Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  15. ^ Rockaway Meadow Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  16. ^ Troy Hills Elementary School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  17. ^ Brooklawn Middle School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  18. ^ Central Middle School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  19. ^ Parsippany High School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  20. ^ Parsippany Hills High School, Parsippany-Troy Hills School District. Accessed March 21, 2015.
  21. ^ Central Office Administration, Parsippany-Troy Hills Township School District. Accessed December 5, 2016.
  22. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Morris County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed March 21, 2015.

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Coordinates: 40°51′24″N 74°25′37″W / 40.8566°N 74.426853°W / 40.8566; -74.426853