Phillipsburg Elementary School located at 525 Warren Street is centrally located in the Town of Phillipsburg. The school day officially begins at 8:40 AM and ends at 2:40 PM. Students are welcomed into the building at 8:10 for breakfast.
Phillipsburg Elementary School is a Leader in Me School and each day begins with a 15 minute Leader in Me / Morning Meeting. Academically, students receive 50 minutes of ELA Core, 40 minutes of ELA Lab, 50 minutes of Math Core, 40 minutes of Math Lab, and 60 minutes of integrated Social Studies, Science, Math, and ELA daily. Students also receive 45 minutes of Health or World Language, Physical Education, Art, Music, and Media/STEM each week.
Every day also includes a 20 minute recess and a 10 minute Brain Break.
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."
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