Community Safe Return to In-Person Instruction School Year 2021-22 Survey

All school districts in NJ, including the Phillipsburg School District, are required to submit by June 24th, to the NJDOE, a plan for the safe return to in-person instruction and continuity of services for all schools. In an attempt to assist the PSD on reopening, sustaining the safe operation of its schools, and addressing the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on our students, we are seeking your input. If you are interested, please click on "read full story" to fill out the survey. The link will close at noon on Friday, June 18th. THANK YOU.

Don't show again [x]

Phillipsburg School District Home

Our News

Community Safe Return to In-Person Instruction School Year 2021-22 Survey

All school districts in NJ, including the Phillipsburg School District, are required to submit by June 24th, to the NJDOE, a plan for the safe return to in-person instruction and continuity of services for all schools. In an attempt to assist the PSD on reopening, sustaining the safe operation of its schools, and addressing the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on our students, we are seeking your input. If you are interested, please click on "read full story" to fill out the survey. The link will close at noon on Friday, June 18th. THANK YOU.

Notice of Public Meeting: Change of Venue

Notice is hereby given that the Phillipsburg Board of Education will have a change of venue for its regularly scheduled meeting being held on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 7:00 P.M. The meeting will now be held at the Phillipsburg High School auditorium.

NOTICE OF UNEXPIRED BOARD SEAT

Notice is hereby given that the Phillipsburg Board of Education is accepting letters of interest for qualified candidates to fill a vacancy on the Board of Education for the remainder of the 2021 school year.

Our Best Team

The Phillipsburg School District, located in Phillipsburg, New Jersey, has enjoyed a long heritage of educational commitment to its children. For over one hundred years, our schools have provided safe, healthy, competitive, and rewarding school environments for our students. We encourage our children to be active learners so that they may grow and be able to apply their knowledge to experience a life full of the joys of learning. School spirit, pride in the community, and the pursuit of excellence are integral parts of our system.
 
The district serves students from the Town of Phillipsburg and five sending communities at the secondary level: Alpha, Bloomsbury, Greenwich, Lopatcong and Pohatcong Townships. Phillipsburg is the largest community in Warren County.
 
It has a population of 16,000 people and an area of 3.2 square miles on the Delaware River. The Phillipsburg School District serves approximately 3500 students.
 
There are two elementary schools, a middle school, high school, and an early childhood center. Administrative offices and the district technology department are located in the PSD Education Center/Board of Education. The office of Special Services is located at 712 So. Main St. in the Andover Morris Building.   The Phillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center serves Preschool and Kindergarten students. Phillipsburg Primary School serve grades one and two. Phillipsburg Elementary School house grades three, four and five. The Phillipsburg Middle School serves students in grades six, seven and eight, and ninth through twelfth graders attend Phillipsburg High School.
 
Busing is provided for over 1517 Phillipsburg students on 44 routes and 767 students from the sending districts. Elementary school students who live more than two miles from school are bused, and at the high school level more than 2.5 miles from school. Students who are bused represents more than half of the total school population.
 
The Phillipsburg School District stresses high academic standards for all students at both the elementary and secondary levels. Additionally, there is a wide array of extra-curricular organizations and sports to help develop a student's leadership abilities and team-building skills. Student generated quality work drives every decision made in the district, starting with board policy through curriculum revision and staff development programs.

District Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Information

According to New Jersey Education Statute 18A:37-15,
"School districts shall adopt a policy prohibiting harassment, intimidation or bullying on school property, at a school-sponsored function, or on a school bus."
 
 
District Anti-bullying Coordinator
Dr. Maureen Kehoe
kehoe.maureen@pburgsd.net  
(908) 454-3400 X 1020
 
 
*Click Here for the District HIB Forms including:
Written Report Form for Submittal to Principal
Investigation Report Form - Pupil Accused
Interview Information Statement Form
 
*PSD  Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying Anonymous Reporting Form
This form will be read on the next scheduled school day.
If this is an emergency please contact your local police department immediately.
  • Mission Statement

    Mission Statement

    The Phillipsburg School District, a proud and diverse learning community with a strong sense of tradition, ensures all students are afforded a safe, nurturing, and secure environment, while providing them with opportunities to be engaged in a rigorous and enriching program of study designed to prepare them for college and career. Mastery of the New Jersey Student Learning Standards empowers our graduates to become effective, lifelong learners and contributing members of their communities, representing the ideals of the Stateliner family.