School Ethics Commission

Who is a School Administrator?

An "administrator" is defined in N.J.S.A. 18A:12-23 as an officer, other than a board member, or employee of a local school district who: (1) holds a position which requires a certificate that authorizes the holder to serve as a school administrator; (2)  holds a position which does not require that the person hold any type of certificate but is responsible for making recommendations regarding hiring or the purchase or acquisition of any property or services by the local school district; or (3) holds a certificate that authorizes the holder to serve as a supervisor.