ERIC Number: ED234469
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Master Plan for Educational Facilities: West New York, Hudson County, New Jersey.
Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
West New York is a city in New Jersey with a land area of 1.02 square miles and a population estimated in 1978 to be 42,500 persons. This master plan for educational facilities begins with an overview of the district and utilizes a number of maps to 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 seven buildings. 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 seven buildings, as well as site and floor plans, are provided. Tables giving the capacities and educational and physical evaluations of the buildings are in the appendix. (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: West New York School District, NJ.
Authoring Institution: Engelhardt and Engelhardt, Inc., Purdy Station, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey