|Cliffside Park School District|
525 Palisade Avenue
Cliffside Park, NJ 07010
|Superintendent||Michael J. Romagnino|
|Business administrator||Louis Alfano|
|Students and staff|
|Enrollment||3,224 (as of 2017-18)|
|District Factor Group||B|
The Cliffside Park School District is a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in kindergarten through twelfth grade from Cliffside Park, in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.
As of the 2017-18 school year, the district, comprising five schools, had an enrollment of 3,224 students and 247.5 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.0:1.
The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "B", the second lowest 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.
Students from Fairview attend the district's high school as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Fairview Public Schools.
Schools in the district (with 2017-18 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are:
Core members of the district's administration are:
The district's board of education has nine members who set policy and oversee the fiscal and educational operation of the district through its administration; an additional representative is appointed to represent Fairview. As a Type II school district, the board's trustees are elected directly by voters to serve three-year terms of office on a staggered basis, with three seats up for election each year held in April; the district is one of 12 districts, out of more than 600 statewide, that still hold school elections in April. As one of the districts with school elections in April, voters decide on passage of the annual school budget.