ERIC Number: ED234468
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Master Plan for Educational Facilities: City of Clifton, Passaic County, New Jersey.
Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
Clifton, New Jersey, has a land area of just under 12 square miles with a population estimated in 1976 to be 83,592 persons. This master plan for educational facilities begins with an overview of the district and its historical background. A number of maps illustrate characteristics of the area, including its topography, relationship to key population centers and transportation routes, and locations of community facilities. The text describes local industry and business, environmental factors, and the current school system that consists of 16 school buildings and an administration building. Demographic factors described in text, maps, and tables include zoning and land use, housing, transportation, population characteristics, and enrollment data and estimates. The section on the education program explains the administrative and grade organization, educational philosophy, curriculum, interdisciplinary and cocurricular activities, pupil personnel services, community use of schools, and food service. Brief comments on each of the 16 buildings, as well as site and floor plans, are provided. Tables giving the results of building evaluations according to educational function and physical condition are included in the appendix, along with tables giving the building capacities. (MLF)
Descriptors: 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: Clifton School District, NJ.
Authoring Institution: Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey