Summit Public Schools

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Summit Public Schools
Address
90 Maple Street
Summit, NJ 07901

United States
Coordinates 40°42′47″N 74°21′39″W / 40.713157°N 74.360746°W / 40.713157; -74.360746Coordinates: 40°42′47″N 74°21′39″W / 40.713157°N 74.360746°W / 40.713157; -74.360746
District information
Grades PreK-12
Superintendent June Chang
Business administrator Louis J. Pepe
Schools 9
Students and staff
Enrollment 4,121 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 346.8 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 11.9:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group I
Website District website
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $18,317 46 $18,891 -3.0%
1 Budgetary Cost 14,291 47 14,783 -3.3%
2 Classroom Instruction 9,081 67 8,763 3.6%
6 Support Services 1,638 12 2,392 -31.5%
8 Administrative Cost 1,777 94 1,485 19.7%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,415 26 1,783 -20.6%
13 Extracurricular Activities 377 95 268 40.7%
16 Median Teacher Salary 64,249 50 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
Lincoln-Hubbard Elementary
Lawton C Johnson Middle School

The Summit Public Schools is a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade from Summit, in Union County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its nine schools had an enrollment of 4,121 students and 346.8 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.9:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "I", the second 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 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[4]) are:[5]

Preschools
  • Jefferson Primary Center[6] (144 students; in grades PreK-K)
    • Principal: Janice Tierney
  • Wilson Primary Center[7] (125; PreK-K)
    • Principal: Janice Tierney
Elementary schools
  • Brayton School[8] (372; 1-5)
    • Principal: Dr. Cheryl Moretz
  • Franklin School[9] (358; 1-5)
    • Principal: Dalia Mirrione
  • Jefferson School[10] (218; 1-5)
    • Principal: Joseph Cordero
  • Lincoln-Hubbard School[11] (302; 1-5)
    • Principal: Matthew Carlin
  • Washington School[12] (339; 1-5)
    • Principal: Lauren Banker
Middle school
  • Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School[13] (980; 6-8)
    • Principal: Damen G. Cooper
    • Assistant Principals: Michelle Cebula and Alicia Subervi
High school
  • Summit High School[14] (1,231; 9-12)
    • Principal: Stacy Grimaldi
    • Assistant Principals: Lorena Dolan and Nicholas Steffner

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[15][16]

  • June Chang, Superintendent
  • Louis J. Pepe, Business Administrator / Board Secretary

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Summit Public Schools, 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 March 9, 2015.
  4. ^ School Data for the Summit Public Schools, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  5. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Summit Public Schools, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  6. ^ Jefferson Primary Center, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  7. ^ Wilson Primary Center, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  8. ^ Brayton School, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  9. ^ Franklin School, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  10. ^ Jefferson School, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  11. ^ Lincoln-Hubbard School, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  12. ^ Washington School, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  13. ^ Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  14. ^ Summit High School, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  15. ^ Administration, Summit Public Schools. Accessed October 4, 2017.
  16. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Union County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

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