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 studentâ"teacher ratio of 15.41:1.
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.
Schools in the district (with 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are:
- Elementary schools
- Oakview Elementary School (grades K-1; 303 students)
- Ryan Dougherty, Principal
- Red Bank Elementary School (grade 2; 300)
- Jon Cohen, Principal
- Green-Fields Elementary School (3-4; 505)
- Karry Corbitt, Principal
- Middle school
- West Deptford Middle School (5-8; 1,029)
- Christine Trampe, Principal
- High school
- West Deptford High School (9-12; 907)
- Dr. Brian C. Gismondi, Principal
Core members of the district's administration are:
- Kevin Kitchenman, Superintendent
- William Thompson, Business Administrator / Board Secretary
- West Deptford Public Schools
- West Deptford Public Schools's 2012â"13 School Report Card from the New Jersey Department of Education
- Data for the West Deptford Public Schools, National Center for Education Statistics