Asbury Park Public Schools

What Does Murphy’s Flip-Flop on Charters Mean for Asbury Park Students?

Last week’s announcement that the Murphy Administration's Education Department had approved 78% of charter expansion applications provoked giddy relief after…

4 hours ago

ANALYSIS: If You Ever Needed More Proof That Asbury Park is Impervious to Improvement, Here It Is

Today the Star-Ledger’s Tom Moran interviews a man he calls “the most influential man you never heard of," David Sciarra…

3 days ago

Asbury Park Families: What Are We Supposed to Do Without Teachers?

You don’t care, you don’t give a fuck---excuse my language but I’ve been doing this since I was in ninth…

5 days ago

Here’s What It’s Like to Be a Teacher or Student in Asbury Park

A few months ago news broke about the chaos at Asbury Park High School, now serving grades 7-12 because district-wide…

2 weeks ago

Is Newark’s School Board Taking Lessons from Asbury Park as It Dismisses Parent Voices and the Rule of Law?

Newark Board of Education members and Superintendent Roger Leon are making national news—at least on social media—for a secret deal…

2 weeks ago

Asbury Park Grown-Ups Are Failing Their Students: Focus on Athletics

Asbury Park Public Schools District has no compunction about feeding its administrative payroll while starving students' academic growth. The latest…

3 weeks ago

Asbury Park Spends Twice as Much Per Pupil Compared to Lakewood: How’s That Working Out for Kids?

This past weekend the Asbury Park Press published an  analysis that ranks most of New Jersey’s school districts on student…

4 weeks ago

Asbury Park Mayor: The District’s Spending is Killing the City, With School Taxes Up 73%

Asbury Park school taxes have increased more over the last seven years than any other New Jersey town, according to…

2 months ago

Asbury Park Lowers 64 Floor: Inside Info on New Grading Rules, Student Suspensions, and Special Education

NJ Education Report has received a trove of new information from Asbury Park, courtesy of inside sources who will remain…

3 months ago

Asbury Park Follow-Up: Clarifying the Gender Reveal and the Number of Families Fleeing the District

Since the publication of yesterday's story about Asbury Park Public Schools' "gender reveal" at Thurgood Marshall Elementary School and poorly-managed…

3 months ago