ERIC Number: ED234466
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Master Plan for Educational Facilities: Saddle Brook, Bergen County, New Jersey.
Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
Saddle Brook, New Jersey, one of the oldest townships in Bergen County, had an estimated population in 1979 of 15,975 persons residing within its 2.7 mile boundary. Present educational conditions, community characteristics, and educational facility requirements are considered indepth in this master plan. Maps, tables, and text present demographic factors that include zoning and land use, housing, population characteristics, and enrollment data and estimates. Brief sections deal with support factors, transportation, and ethnocultural factors. The educational program for the area is spelled out in detail. The final two sections are concerned with the six existing facilities, with an analysis of data and a timetable for the master plan. A table gives some selected characteristics of the schools followed by descriptions of each, along with site and floor plans and facility needs. Tables giving the capacity of each school and the educational and physical evaluations are in the appendix. Recommendations are made to abandon one school and make significant improvements and conversions in the others. (MLF)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Articulation (Education), Community Characteristics, Community Zoning, Declining Enrollment, Educational Facilities Improvement, Educational Facilities Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Projections, Enrollment Rate, Facility Case Studies, Facility Requirements, Local History, Maps, Master Plans, School Buildings, School Demography, School Districts, School Organization, Tables (Data)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Saddle Brook Township School District, NJ.
Authoring Institution: Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey