Mahwah Township School District 

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There are 6 public schools managed by Mahwah Township School District serving 3,259 students in Mahwah, NJ.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 49%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

Mahwah Township School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • MahwahHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Betsy Ross Elementary School
    20 Malcolm Rd
    230 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Mahwah
    George Washington Elementary School
    39 Fardale Ave
    175 students | Gr. KG-3
  • Mahwah
    Joyce Kilmer Middle School
    80 Ridge Rd
    528 students | Gr. 4-5
  • Mahwah
    Lenape Meadows Elementary School
    160 Ridge Rd
    481 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Mahwah
    Mahwah High School
    50 Ridge Rd
    1049 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Mahwah
    Ramapo Ridge Middle School
    150 Ridge Rd
    796 students | Gr. 6-8
(Mahwah Township) Stats (NJ) State Statistics
# of Students 3,259 students 1,351,990 students students
# of Teachers 248 Teacher(s) 108,780 Teacher(s) Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1:1
# of Male Students 1,626 students 687,751 students students
% Male Students 49.9% 50.9%%
# of Female Students 1,633 students 664,239 students students
% Female Students 50.1% 49.1%%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 39 students 1,732 students students
% American Indian Students
1.2% 0.1%%
# of Asian Students 351 students 120,734 students students
% Asian Students
10.8% 8.9%%
# of Hispanic Students 207 students 304,364 students students
% Hispanic Students
6.4% 22.5%%
# of Black Students 81 students 219,848 students students
% Black Students
2.5% 16.3%%
# of White Students 2,524 students 690,759 students students
% White Students
77% 51%%
# of Other Students 57 students 14,553 students students
% of Other Students
2% 1%%
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 25 students 36,581 students students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 158 students 90,857 students students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 198 students 96,770 students students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 219 students 98,624 students students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 233 students 97,436 students students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 277 students 96,412 students students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 245 students 97,957 students students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 247 students 97,296 students students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 281 students 98,197 students students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 253 students 97,829 students students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 257 students 104,206 students students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 295 students 98,379 students students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 246 students 96,333 students students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 239 students 93,538 students students
# of Ungraded Students: 86 students 51,575 students students
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Did You Know?
Mahwah Township School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.59, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.38. The most diverse school in the district is Lenape Meadows Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or in the USA.