Rahway Public Schools

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There are 7 public schools in Rahway, NJ, serving 3,858 students.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 49%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Rahway, New Jersey Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • RahwayEast Jersey State Prison
    Alternative School
    Us Rte 1 At Rahway Ave
    RahwayNJ07065
    (732)499-5021
    Alternative School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 10-11
  • Rahway
    Franklin Elementary School
    1809 St Georges Ave
    RahwayNJ07065
    (732)396-1050
    564 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rahway
    Grover Cleveland Elementary School
    486 East Milton Ave
    RahwayNJ07065
    (732)396-1040
    343 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rahway
    Madison Elementary School
    944 Madison Ave
    RahwayNJ07065
    (732)396-1070
    308 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rahway
    Rahway High School
    1012 Madison Ave
    RahwayNJ07065
    (732)396-1101
    1133 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Rahway
    Rahway Middle School
    Kline Place
    RahwayNJ07065
    (732)396-1025
    845 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Rahway
    Roosevelt Elementary School
    811 St George Ave
    RahwayNJ07065
    (732)396-1060
    665 students | Gr. PK-5

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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Rahway, NJ 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 0.68, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Rahway is Roosevelt Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or in the USA.