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Field Testing Information For Parents

This year our district has been randomly selected to participate in the English Language Arts (ELA) Field Test for the Spring 2020 New Jersey Student Learning Assessment-English Language Arts (NJSLA-ELA). Field testing is considered part of the statewide assessment program.

Phillipsburg Elementary School

Phillipsburg Elementary School located at 525 Warren Street is centrally located in the Town of Phillipsburg. Most students attending PES walk to school however, students who live over one mile from school or who would need to cross a major thoroughfare are bussed. The school day officially begins at 8:40 AM and ends at 2:40 PM. Students are allowed to enter the building at 8:10 for breakfast.
Phillipsburg Elementary School is a Leader in Me School. Academically, students receive 120 minutes of Literacy, 90 minutes of Mathematics, 30 minutes of Science, Social Studies, Health or World Languages and 45 minutes of Art, Library, Physical Education, Music, and Health or World Languages each week. Each day includes a 20 minute recess and the day begins with a 15 minute Leader in Me / Morning Meeting.

District Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Information

PHS Anti-bullying Specialists
*Mrs. Kathy Schettini                        *Mr. Anthony Alenci
(908) 454-3400 X 5031                       (908) 454-3400 X 5030
*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.
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."
  • 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