Woodlynne School District

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Woodlynne School District
131 Elm Avenue
Woodlynne, NJ 08107
District information
Grades K-8
Superintendent Ronnie Tarchichi
Business administrator Greg Gontowski
Schools 1
Students and staff
Enrollment 439 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 32.0 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 13.72:1
Other information
District Factor Group B
Website http://www.woodlynne.k12.nj.us
Ind. Per pupil District
spending
Rank
(*)
K-8
average
 %± vs.
average
1A Total Spending $15,862 9 $18,891 -16.0%
1 Budgetary Cost 10,504 2 14,159 -25.8%
2 Classroom Instruction 6,507 3 8,659 -24.9%
6 Support Services 1,357 4 2,167 -37.4%
8 Administrative Cost 1,652 32 1,547 6.8%
10 Operations & Maintenance 937 4 1,612 -41.9%
13 Extracurricular Activities 51 12 104 -51.0%
Data from NJDoE 2014 Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending.[2]
*Of K-8 districts with 401-750 students. Lowest spending=1; Highest=64

The Woodlynne School District is a community public school district that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade from Woodlynne, in Camden County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's one school had an enrollment of 439 students and 32.0 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.72:1.[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 in public school for ninth through twelfth grades attend Collingswood High School in neighboring Collingswood as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Collingswood Public Schools, together with students from Oaklyn, New Jersey.[4][5]

School[edit]

Woodlynne Elementary School had an enrollment of 439 students in the 2011-12 school year.[6]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the district's administration are:[7][8]

  • Ronnie Tarchichi, Superintendent[9]
  • Greg Gontowski, Business Administrator / Board Secretary[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b District information for Woodlynne School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed November 18, 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 November 18, 2014.
  4. ^ Staff. "Collingswood High School", South Jersey magazine. Accessed November 18, 2014. "Collingswood High School serves about 850 students in grades nine through twelve from the Collingswood, Oaklyn, and Woodlynne school districts."
  5. ^ Giordano, Rita. "N.J. puts pressure on schools to share Collingswood, Oaklyn, and Woodlynne are just three districts being pushed to combine services - or more.", The Philadelphia Inquirer, October 11, 2009. Accessed November 18, 2014. "Collingswood, Oaklyn, and Woodlynne, she said, are reasonable candidates for administrative sharing. Oaklyn Superintendent Tommy Stringer is due to retire in December, and Woodlynne has an interim superintendent, Walter Rudder. Collingswood Superintendent Scott Oswald is established and well-regarded. Oaklyn and Woodlynne students attend Collingswood High School."
  6. ^ School Data for the Woodlynne School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed November 18, 2014.
  7. ^ Woodlynne School Board Members, Woodlynne School District. Accessed November 18, 2014.
  8. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Camden County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed November 18, 2014.
  9. ^ Superintendent/Principal’s Page, Woodlynne School District. Accessed November 18, 2014.
  10. ^ Business Administration, Woodlynne School District. Accessed November 18, 2014.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°55′10″N 75°05′39″W / 39.919553°N 75.094059°W / 39.919553; -75.094059