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High School Information

Parents with eighth-grade students, please watch this video that talks about the many programs within our high schools.


Board Meeting

Time: 6 AM – 11 PM
Location: *Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. School, PS #11 - 886 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306 - *Subject to change to virtual meeting

Mission Statement

The Jersey City Board of Education (JCBOE) designed its Mission and Mandate to ensure that every student, regardless of gender, ethnicity, language, culture or economic status, has equal access and equal opportunity to a rigorous, research-based, comprehensive education.

About Us

  • Our school is named after life-long Jersey City resident Alfred Zampella. He was principal of P.S. #27 for 27 years!
  • P.S. # 27 was built in 1966 and services students in grades K-8.
  • Our Robotics Team earned 1st Place Director's Cup
  • In the First Lego League Jersey City
  • Placed 7th in the First Lego League State Competition
  • Allyson Zariczny
    Teacher of the Year 2022
  • Jineen L. Terry
    Educational Services Professional of the Year 2022