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Welcome to the Summit Public Schools

Administrative Offices


The Summit Board of Education operates with the commitment to excellence and the expectation that each student will strive to excel beyond the New Jersey Student Learning Standards (NJSLS), which set forth a minimum level of achievement for all students at all grade levels. The Summit Public Schools, in partnership with the community, will support and sustain an excellent system of learning that engages all students in compelling work; educates them to their highest intellectual, creative, and individuals' potential; promotes pride in diversity; and results in responsible and productive citizens of the highest integrity.

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Scott Hough
Superintendent of Schools
908-918-2100 x3100


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Robert Gardella 
Director of Human Resources
District Affirmative Action Officer
908-918-2100 x3107


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Derek J. Jess, RSBA
Business Administrator
Board Secretary

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Kathy Sarno
Assistant Business Administrator
908-918-2100 x3202

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Doreen Babis
Director of Special Services

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Dr. Joseph Cordero
Director of Curriculum and Instruction
908-918-2100 x3103

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Dr. Crystal Marr
Director of Student Personnel Services
908-918-2100 x 3109