Port Republic School District

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Port Republic School District
137 Pomona Avenue
Port Republic, NJ 08241
District information
Grades K-8
Superintendent John Davis
Business administrator Todd D'Anna
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 189 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 12.5 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 15.2:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group FG
Website http://www.portnj.org/
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $16,723 16 $18,891 -11.5%
1 Budgetary Cost 10,658 4 14,159 -24.7%
2 Classroom Instruction 6,410 5 8,659 -26.0%
6 Support Services 2,289 30 2,167 5.6%
8 Administrative Cost 1,125 2 1,547 -27.3%
10 Operations & Maintenance 797 1 1,612 -50.6%
13 Extracurricular Activities 37 13 104 -64.4%
16 Median Teacher Salary 50,754 9 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 Port Republic School District is a community public school district that serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade from Port Republic, in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its one school had an enrollment of 189 students and 12.5 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 ninth through twelfth grades attend Cedar Creek High School, which is located in the northern section of Egg Harbor City and opened to students in September 2010.[4] The school is one of three high schools operated as part of the Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District, which also includes the constituent municipalities of Egg Harbor City, Galloway Township, Hamilton Township, and Mullica Township, and participates in sending/receiving relationships with Port Republic and Washington Township (Burlington County).[5] Cedar Creek High School is zoned to serve students from Egg Harbor City, Mullica Township, Port Republic and Washington Township, while students in portions of Galloway and Hamilton townships have the opportunity to attend Cedar Creek through the school of choice program or through attendance in magnet programs offered at Cedar Creek.[6][7] As of the 2014-15 school year, the high school had an enrollment of 910 students and 66.4 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.7:1.[8]

Schools[edit]

Administration[edit]

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

  • John Davis, Superintendent
  • Todd D'Anna, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Port Republic 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 September 14, 2014.
  4. ^ Cedar Creek High School 2013 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 22, 2017. "Cedar Creek High School opened its doors for the first time September 7, 2010 with only 9th and 10th grade students. For the 2011/2012 school year, we grew to include grades 9 through 11."
  5. ^ Greater Egg Harbor Regional School District 2016 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 22, 2017. "The Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District serves the communities of Galloway Township, Hamilton Township, Egg Harbor City, Mullica Township and participates in receiving relationships with Port Republic and Washington Township. The geographic area of the district is the largest in the state, covering 324 square miles. The student body of each of the district's three comprehensive high schools, Absegami High School, Cedar Creek High School, and Oakcrest High School, reflects the socioeconomic and ethnic diversity of this geographic area."
  6. ^ Student Population, Cedar Creek High School. Accessed September 14, 2014. "We will serve as the high school for the communities of Mullica Township, Egg Harbor City, Port Republic, and the Green Bank area of Washington Township. Students from specific geographic areas of Galloway and Hamilton Townships (School of Choice Program) and the entirety of Galloway and Hamilton Townships through the Magnet Programs (Engineering and Environmental Sciences) will have the option of attending CCHS."
  7. ^ Policy 5120 Assignment of Pupils, Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District. Accessed September 14, 2014. "Pupils shall attend the school located in the attendance area of their residence. The attendance areas for the Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District shall be as follows: 1. Pupils who reside in Egg Harbor City shall attend Cedar Creek High School. 2. Pupils who reside in Galloway Township shall attend Absegami High School. 3. Pupils who reside in Hamilton Township shall attend Oakcrest High School 4. Pupils who reside in Mullica Township shall attend Cedar Creek High School 5. Pupils who reside in Port Republic and Washington Township shall attend Cedar Creek High School."
  8. ^ School data for Cedar Creek High School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 12, 2016.
  9. ^ School Data for Port Republic Elementary School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  10. ^ Administration, Port Republic School District. Accessed May 22, 2017.
  11. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Atlantic County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

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Coordinates: 39°31′15″N 74°29′42″W / 39.520857°N 74.494869°W / 39.520857; -74.494869