Spring Lake Heights School District

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Spring Lake Heights School District
1110 Route 71
Spring Lake Heights, NJ 07762
District information
Grades K-8
Superintendent Dr. James M. McCartney
Business administrator Matthew Varley
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 505 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 35.1 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 14.4:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group FG
Website http://www.slheights.org
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $16,833 19 $18,891 -10.9%
1 Budgetary Cost 13,415 15 14,159 -5.3%
2 Classroom Instruction 7,403 10 8,659 -14.5%
6 Support Services 2,663 46 2,167 22.9%
8 Administrative Cost 1,665 38 1,547 7.6%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,449 20 1,612 -10.1%
13 Extracurricular Activities 236 51 104 126.9%
16 Median Teacher Salary 56,744 28 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 Spring Lake Heights School District is a community public school district that serves students in Kindergarten through eighth grade from Spring Lake Heights, in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district's one school had an enrollment of 505 students and 35.1 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 14.4:1.[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]

Public school students in ninth through twelfth grades attend Manasquan High School in Manasquan, as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Manasquan Public Schools. Manasquan High School also serves students from Avon-by-the-Sea, Belmar, Brielle, Lake Como, Sea Girt and Spring Lake, who attend Manasquan High School as part of sending/receiving relationships with their respective districts.[4][5][6] As of the 2014-15 school year, the high school had an enrollment of 1,012 students and 67.8 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 14.9:1.[7]

Awards and recognition[edit]

Spring Lake Heights School was recognized by Governor Jim McGreevey in 2003 as one of 25 schools selected statewide for the First Annual Governor's School of Excellence award.[8]

School[edit]

Spring Lake Heights School had an enrollment of 345 students as of the 2014-15 school year.[9] The school was built in 1938.

  • Dr. James McCartney, Principal[10]

Administration[edit]

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

  • Dr. James M. McCartney, Superintendent[12]
  • Matthew Varley, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Spring Lake Heights 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 November 1, 2014.
  4. ^ Sending districts, Manasquan Public Schools. Accessed November 1, 2014. "The district educates over 1700 students. Close to seven-hundred students attend our K-8 elementary school. Manasquan High School receives students from eight different districts; Avon, Bradley Beach, Brielle, Belmar, Lake Como, Sea Girt, Spring Lake, and Spring Lake Heights."
  5. ^ Manasquan Public Schools 2015 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed May 29, 2016. "Manasquan High School receives students from seven sending districts; Avon, Belmar, Lake Como, Spring Lake, Spring Lake Heights, Sea Girt, Brielle, as well as our Manasquan Elementary School students."
  6. ^ Sending Districts, Manasquan Public Schools. Accessed May 29, 2016. "Manasquan High School receives students from seven different districts; Avon, Brielle, Belmar, Lake Como, Sea Girt, Spring Lake, and Spring Lake Heights. Including our Manasquan students, the high school population is just under one thousand students."
  7. ^ School data for Manasquan High School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 12, 2016.
  8. ^ McGreevey Celebrates Schools that are "Getting it Right": Schools of Excellence Winners Demonstrate Effectiveness of Governor’s Education Priorities, New Jersey Department of Education press release dated November 21, 2003. Accessed December 15, 2009.
  9. ^ School Data for the Spring Lake Heights School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 27, 2016.
  10. ^ a b School Directory, Spring Lake Heights School District. Accessed December 27, 2016.
  11. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Monmouth County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 27, 2016.
  12. ^ Superintendent of Schools, Spring Lake Heights School District. Accessed December 27, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°09′18″N 74°02′07″W / 40.15506°N 74.035214°W / 40.15506; -74.035214