January 11, 2017: In compliance with the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights law, click here to see the NJ Department of Education School Self-Assessment for Determining Grades under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights - District and School Grade Report 2015-2016.
Since the Official Release document is difficult to read, the information is also included below.
Each school grade is based upon several areas which are: HIB Programs, Approaches and Other Initiatives; Training on the Board of Education Approved HIB Policy; Other Staff Instruction and Training Programs; Curriculum and Instruction on HIB Related Information and Skills; HIB Personnel; School-Level HIB Incident Reporting Procedures; HIB Investigative Procedures; and HIB Reporting.
The maximum total score is 78 points. Hillcrest School earned a score of 76 points.
HIB Programs, Approaches or Other Initiatives (MAX = 15)
Training on the BOE-Approved HIB Policy (MAX = 9)
Other Staff Instruction and Training Programs ( MAX = 15)
Curriculum and Instruction on HIB and Related Information and Skills (MAX = 6)
HIB Personnel (MAX = 9)
School-Level HIB Incident Reporting Procedure (MAX = 6)
HIB Investigative Procedure (MAX = 12)
HIB Reporting (MAX = 6)
SCHOOL GRADE TOTAL