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Fair Lawn Public Schools

The Fair Lawn Public Schools are a comprehensive community public school district serving students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade from Fair Lawn in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's nine schools had an enrollment of 4,586 students and 368.6 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 12.44:1.[1]

The district is classified by the 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]

Contents

  • Awards and recognition 1
  • Schools 2
  • Administration 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Awards and recognition

In both the 1990-91 and 1997-98 school years, Fair Lawn High School received the Blue Ribbon Award from the United States Department of Education, the highest honor that an American school can achieve.[4]

Schools

Schools in the district (with 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics.[5]) are:[6][7]

Elementary schools (K-5)
  • John A. Forrest Elementary School[8] (278 students)
  • Lyncrest Elementary School[9] (221)
  • Henry B. Milnes Elementary School[10] (377)
  • Radburn Elementary School[11] (349)
  • Warren Point Elementary School[12] (430)
  • Westmoreland Elementary School[13] (264)
Middle schools (6-8)
  • Memorial Middle School[14] (469) and
  • Thomas Jefferson Middle School[15] (676)
High school (9-12)

Administration

Core members of the district's administration are:[17]

  • Bruce Watson, Sperintendent[18]
  • Joanne Wilson, Business Administrator/Board Secretary[19]

References

  1. ^ a b District information for Fair Lawn School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed September 17, 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 September 17, 2014.
  4. ^ Blue Ribbon Schools Program: Schools Recognized 1982-1983 through 1999-2002 (PDF), United States Department of Education. Accessed March 29, 2011.
  5. ^ School Data for the Fair Lawn Public Schools, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  6. ^ School Site Locations, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  7. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Fair Lawn Public Schools, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  8. ^ John A. Forrest Elementary School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  9. ^ Lyncrest Elementary School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  10. ^ Henry B. Milnes Elementary School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  11. ^ Radburn Elementary School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  12. ^ Warren Point Elementary School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  13. ^ Westmoreland Elementary School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  14. ^ Memorial Middle School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  15. ^ Thomas Jefferson Middle School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  16. ^ Fair Lawn High School, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  17. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Bergen County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  18. ^ The Superintendent, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.
  19. ^ Business Administrator, Fair Lawn Public Schools. Accessed September 16, 2014.

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