Pitman School District

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Pitman School District
420 Hudson Avenue
Pitman, NJ 08071
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Dr. Patrick McAleer
Business administrator Deborah J. Roncace
Schools 5
Students and staff
Enrollment 1,512 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 125.9 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 12.01:1
Other information
District Factor Group FG
Website http://pitman.k12.nj.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $17,273 18 $18,891 -8.6%
1 Budgetary Cost 14,057 28 14,783 -4.9%
2 Classroom Instruction 8,607 31 8,763 -1.8%
6 Support Services 2,183 31 2,392 -8.7%
8 Administrative Cost 1,551 18 1,485 4.4%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,309 8 1,783 -26.6%
13 Extracurricular Activities 361 13 268 34.7%
16 Median Teacher Salary 65,954 40 64,043
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-12 districts with up to 1,800 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=49

The Pitman School District is a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade from Pitman, in Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's five schools had an enrollment of 1,512 students and 125.9 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 12.01:1.[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]

Schools[edit]

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

Elementary schools
  • Elwood Kindle Elementary School[7] (grades K-5; 214 students),
  • Memorial Elementary School[8] (PreK-5; 239)
  • W. C. K. Walls Elementary School[9] (PreK-5; 238)
  • Pitman Middle School[10] (grades 6 - 8; 381)
High school

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[12][13]

  • Dr. Patrick McAleer, Superintendent
  • Deborah J. Roncace, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for Pitman School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  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 19, 2014.
  4. ^ School Data for the Pitman School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  5. ^ Schools, Pitman School District. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  6. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Pitman School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  7. ^ Elwood Kindle Elementary School, Pitman School District. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  8. ^ Memorial Elementary School, Pitman School District. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  9. ^ W. C. K. Walls Elementary School, Pitman School District. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  10. ^ Pitman Middle School, Pitman School District. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  11. ^ Pitman High School, Pitman School District. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  12. ^ Administration, Pitman School District. Accessed October 19, 2014.
  13. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Gloucester County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed October 19, 2014.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°44′04″N 75°08′22″W / 39.734455°N 75.139453°W / 39.734455; -75.139453