About Us

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It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to the Jersey City Public Schools. I am very excited to start the 2019-2020 school year with a clear focus on doing what is best for all of our students. This has been a very busy summer overcoming obstacles and planning for results that can be sustained for years to come. Our vision is to provide exemplary leadership and service to the schools, parents and the community as we work together to prepare children with a globally competitive, comprehensive, rigorous education. The beginning of the school year, similarly to the dawning of a new day, offers endless possibilities. As we begin this school year, I wish everyone the greatest success as we welcome approximately 30,000 students and their
Mr. Franklin Walker

Educating Greatness


Developing a vision of doing what is best for all students and making them academically competitive in a global society






The real promise is to give every student E.A.R.S








Franklin Walker, Superintendent

Dr. Norma Fernandez, Deputy Superintendent, Ellen M. Ruane, Assistant Superintendent Curriculum and Instruction

Regina Robinson, Business Administrator, Mary Beth Moloney, Executive Director


Lorenzo Richardson, President

Gina Verdibello, Board Vice President