West Deptford Public Schools

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West Deptford Public Schools
675 Grove Road
West Deptford, NJ 08066
District information
Grades K-12
Superintendent Thomas F. Schulte (INTERIM)
Business administrator William H. Thompson
Schools 5
Students and staff
Enrollment 3,039 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 197.2 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 15.41:1
Other information
District Factor Group DE
Website www.wdeptford.k12.nj.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-12
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $15,695 9 $18,891 -16.9%
1 Budgetary Cost 12,527 14 14,783 -15.3%
2 Classroom Instruction 6,872 7 8,763 -21.6%
6 Support Services 2,069 35 2,392 -13.5%
8 Administrative Cost 1,385 18 1,485 -6.7%
10 Operations & Maintenance 1,758 48 1,783 -1.4%
13 Extracurricular Activities 405 41 268 51.1%
16 Median Teacher Salary 68,745 53 64,043
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-12 districts with 1,800-3,500 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=68

The West Deptford Public Schools is a comprehensive community public school district that serve students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade from West Deptford Township, in Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's five schools had an enrollment of 3,039 students and 197.2 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 15.41:1.[1]

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "DE", the fifth-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 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[4]) are:[5]

Elementary schools
  • Oakview Elementary School[6] (grades K-1; 303 students)
    • Ryan Dougherty, Principal
  • Red Bank Elementary School[7] (grade 2; 300)
    • Jill Scheetz, Principal
  • Green-Fields Elementary School[8] (3-4; 505)
    • Karry Corbitt, Principal
Middle school
  • West Deptford Middle School[9] (5-8; 1,029)
    • Christine Trampe, Principal
High school

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[11] Thomas F. Schulte, (INTERIM) Superintendent[12]

  • William Thompson, Business Administrator / Board Secretary[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for West Deptford Township School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 30, 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 December 30, 2014.
  4. ^ School Data for the West Deptford Public Schools, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  5. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the West Deptford Public Schools, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  6. ^ Oakview Elementary School, West Deptford School District. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  7. ^ Red Bank Elementary School, West Deptford School District. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  8. ^ Green-Fields Elementary School, West Deptford School District. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  9. ^ West Deptford Middle School, West Deptford School District. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  10. ^ West Deptford High School, West Deptford School District. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  11. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Gloucester County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed December 30, 2014.
  12. ^ Superintendent of Schools, West Deptford School District. Accessed June 28, 2016.
  13. ^ Assistant Superintendent and Business Administrator, West Deptford School District. Accessed June 28, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°49′44″N 75°11′36″W / 39.8288°N 75.193359°W / 39.8288; -75.193359