Riverside School District (New Jersey)

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Riverside School District
112 E Washington Street
Riverside, NJ 08075
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Robin A. Ehrich
Business administrator Jodi Lennon
Schools 3
Students and staff
Enrollment 1,370 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 115.1 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 11.90:1
Other information
District Factor Group B
Website http://www.riverside.k12.nj.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $16,772 12 $18,891 -11.2%
1 Budgetary Cost 13,250 18 14,783 -10.4%
2 Classroom Instruction 7,935 23 8,763 -9.4%
6 Support Services 1,803 11 2,392 -24.6%
8 Administrative Cost 1,493 11 1,485 0.5%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,518 21 1,783 -14.9%
13 Extracurricular Activities 468 31 268 74.6%
16 Median Teacher Salary 63,449 32 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 Riverside School District is a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in kindergarten through twelfth grade from Riverside Township, in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's three schools had an enrollment of 1,370 students and 115.1 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.90:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "B", the second lowest 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 from Delanco Township attend Riverside High School as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Delanco Township School District.[4][5][6]

Schools[edit]

Schools in the district (with 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[7]) are:[8]

Elementary school
  • Riverside Township Elementary School[9] for grades PreK-5 (675 students)
    • Scott Shumway, Principal[10]
Middle school
  • Riverside Township Middle School[11] for grades 6-8 (262 students)
    • Michael Mongon, Principal[10]
High school

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[13][14]

  • Robin A. Ehrich, Superintendent
  • Jodi Lennon, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for Riverside Township School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 11, 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 March 18, 2015.
  4. ^ Riverside Township School District 2016 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 30, 2017. "The School District educates approximately 1,400 students. The district has a very positive and cooperative send/receive relationship with the Delanco Public Schools. Students from Delanco are educated in their local K-8 District, and then subsequently attend grades 9-12 at Riverside High School."
  5. ^ High School Sending Districts, Burlington County Library System, backed up by the Internet Archive as of September 27, 2006. Accessed December 11, 2014.
  6. ^ Coppock, Kristen. "Delanco schools look to eliminate staff", Burlington County Times, March 24, 2010. Accessed December 11, 2014. "Students in grades nine to 12 attend Riverside High School under a sending agreement."
  7. ^ School Data for the Riverside School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 11, 2014.
  8. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Riverside School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  9. ^ Riverside Township Elementary School, Riverside School District. Accessed December 11, 2014.
  10. ^ a b c Riverside Education Update, Riverside School District, Vol. 38, No. 1, August 2014. Accessed December 11, 2014.
  11. ^ Riverside Township Middle School, Riverside School District. Accessed December 11, 2014.
  12. ^ Riverside Township High School, Riverside School District. Accessed December 11, 2014.
  13. ^ Board of Education, Riverside School District. Accessed December 11, 2014.
  14. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Burlington County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°02′05″N 74°57′20″W / 40.034705°N 74.955641°W / 40.034705; -74.955641