What's So Special about HVRSD?

DYNAMIC STAFF
You will work with dynamic, growth-oriented professionals who are committed to excellence.

MOTIVATED STUDENTS
You will find motivated, high-achieving students who are involved in a variety of extra- and co-curricular activities ranging from athletics to community service to the arts.

SUPPORTIVE COMMUNITY
Hopewell Valley is a community that supports its schools and cares about its children.

A PRIME LOCATION
Hopewell Valley is located in central New Jersey near Princeton.  It is a 30-mile drive to downtown Philadelphia and a 60-mile drive to New York City.

TUITION REIMBURSEMENT
Hopewell Valley provides reimbursement for post-graduate work and is close to Princeton University, Rutgers University, Rider University and The College of New Jersey.

COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS
Teacher salaries for 2016-2017 range from:
  • $51,428 (BA Step 1)  
  • $92,707 (MA +20, not including longevity/Step 18).
The district offers a full complement of benefits, including a choice of health insurance coverage, dental insurance, and a prescription drug plan.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Hopewell has one of the best professional development programs in the state, as well as a specially designed one-year mentor program for new teachers.

A POSITIVE ENVIRONMENT
You will find that Hopewell Valley offers a positive and collegial environment and a commitment to diversity.

EFFECTIVE TEACHING PRACTICES
Hopewell Valley supports and encourages the use of effective and innovative teaching practices.