Tuckerton School District

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Tuckerton School District
213 Marine Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087
District information
Grades PreK-6
Superintendent Janet Gangemi
Business administrator Janet Gangemi
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 539 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Faculty 30.1 FTEs[1]
Student-teacher ratio 17.9:1[1]
Other information
District Factor Group CD
Website http://www.tesnj.com
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-6
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $15,857 13 $18,891 -16.1%
1 Budgetary Cost 12,427 10 13,649 -9.0%
2 Classroom Instruction 7,454 9 8,366 -10.9%
6 Support Services 2,168 28 2,161 0.3%
8 Administrative Cost 983 2 1,467 -33.0%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,604 33 1,552 3.4%
13 Extracurricular Activities 158 40 39 305.1%
16 Median Teacher Salary 48,529 5 57,437
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-6 districts with any number of students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=59

The Tuckerton School District is a community public school district that serves students in public school for pre-kindergarten through sixth grade from the borough of Tuckerton, in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its one school had an enrollment of 539 students and 30.1 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 17.9:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "CD", the sixth-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 seventh through twelfth grades attend the schools of the Pinelands Regional School District, which also serves students from Bass River Township, Eagleswood Township and Little Egg Harbor Township.[4][5][6] The borough has one member serving on the district's nine-member Board of Education.[7] Schools in the district (with 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[8]) are Pinelands Regional Junior High School[9] with 802 students in grades 7-9 and Pinelands Regional High School[10] with 815 students in grades 10-12.[11][12][13]

School[edit]

Tuckerton Elementary School had an enrollment of 331 students as of the 2014-15 school year (based on enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics).[14]

  • Siobhan Grayson - Principal

Administration[edit]

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

  • Janet Gangemi, Superintendent of Schools / Business Administrator

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d District information for Tuckerton Borough 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 December 9, 2014.
  4. ^ Pinelands Regional School District 2015 Report Card Narrative, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed June 1, 2016. "The Pinelands Regional School District is a limited-purpose regional school district located in southern Ocean County. The District consists of a Junior High School for grades 7-9, a High School for grades 10-12 and an Alternative High School for at-risk students in grades 9-12. The communities of Bass River, Eagleswood, Little Egg Harbor, and Tuckerton are served by the District with approximately 1,700 students in grades 7-12."
  5. ^ School Choice Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017. "Pinelands Regional School District is comprised of a Junior High School and a High School. The District serves students in grades 7 through 12 living in the communities of: Bass River Township (Burlington County), Eagleswood Township, Little Egg Harbor Township, Tuckerton Borough"
  6. ^ Staff. "Regional School Districts", Burlington County Times, April 26, 2015. Accessed June 1, 2016. "PINELANDS REGIONAL - Serves: Bass River in Burlington County; Eagleswood, Little Egg Harbor and Tuckerton in Ocean County"
  7. ^ Board of Education, Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017. "The Board of Education is composed of nine citizens elected to serve terms of three years each. Representatives are elected on the basis of constituent population - one from Bass River Township, one from Eagleswood Township, six from Little Egg Harbor Township, and one from the Borough of Tuckerton."
  8. ^ School Data for the Pinelands Regional School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 7, 2016.
  9. ^ Junior High School, Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  10. ^ Senior High School, Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  11. ^ Contact Us, Pinelands Regional School District. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  12. ^ Living & Learning in Ocean County - Public Schools Directory 2016-2017, Ocean County, New Jersey. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  13. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Pinelands Regional School District, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.
  14. ^ School Data for the Tuckerton Elementary School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  15. ^ Board of Education, Tuckerton Elementary School. Accessed January 18, 2017.
  16. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Ocean County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 29, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°36′06″N 74°20′12″W / 39.601755°N 74.336764°W / 39.601755; -74.336764