The Wharton Borough School District
is a comprehensive community public school district
that serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade from Wharton
, in Morris County
, New Jersey
, United States.
As of the 2008-09 school year, the district's two schools had an enrollment of 734 students and 67.2 classroom teachers (on an FTE
basis), for a student–teacher ratio
of 10.9., National Center for Education Statistics
. Accessed March 31, 2011.
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., New Jersey Department of Education
. Accessed October 27, 2009.
Public school students in grades 9 - 12 attend Morris Hills High School
, located in Rockaway Borough
, and which also serves the residential communities of Rockaway Township
and Wharton., New Jersey Department of Education
. Accessed March 31, 2011. "Morris Hills High School is a comprehensive four-year public school located in the heart of Morris County. The school is part of a regional school district that includes our sister school, Morris Knolls High School. We have over 1200 students enrolled in grades 9-12 from the... Read More