The Burlington County Superintendent of Schools Office serves as a field office of the Department of Education. It gives assistance to parents and school districts on school related issues.
The office provides services to local school districts in the areas of:
Budgeting / Finance
The county office is also responsible for the periodic evaluation of school districts for certification.
Areas of Expertise
The county office provides school districts technical assistance in the following areas:
Administrative and liaison services for mandated programs
Comprehensive planning for improving students outcomes
Program and fiscal accountability through implementation of a monitoring system
Program development and implementation
Responsible fiscal practices
Safe and efficient transportation
Safe instructional facilities
Information and applications relative to the Teacher Certification Application Process are provided to Burlington County residents.
Further information regarding statewide law and code, New Jersey Department of Education press releases, assessment, education programs, etc., may be found by visiting the State Department of Education website.