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For the 2021 school year, there are 83 public schools in Atlantic County, NJ, serving 44,708 students. Atlantic County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Atlantic County, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Atlantic County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Atlantic County, NJ are Eugene A. Tighe Middle School, Seaview Elementary School and Belhaven Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey public school average of 12:1.

Top Atlantic County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Eugene A. Tighe Middle School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7804 Amherst Avenue
    Margate City, NJ 08402
    (609) 822-2353

    Grades: 5-8 | 175 students
  • Seaview Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2013 Wabash Ave
    Linwood, NJ 08221
    (609) 926-6700

    Grades: PK-4 | 422 students
  • Belhaven Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    51 Belhaven Avenue
    Linwood, NJ 08221
    (609) 926-6700

    Grades: 5-8 | 397 students
  • William H. Ross Iii School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    101 N Haverford Avenue
    Margate City, NJ 08402
    (609) 822-2080

    Grades: PK-4 | 190 students
  • Port Republic Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    137 Pomona Avenue
    Port Republic, NJ 08241
    (609) 652-7377

    Grades: K-8 | 114 students
  • Northfield Community Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2000 New Road
    Northfield, NJ 08225
    (609) 407-4008

    Grades: 5-8 | 409 students
  • Ventnor Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Ventnor Educational Community,
    Ventnor City, NJ 08406
    (609) 487-7900

    Grades: 5-8 | 287 students
  • H Ashton Marsh Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    800 Irelan Ave
    Absecon, NJ 08201
    (609) 641-5375

    Grades: PK-4 | 493 students
  • H. Russel Swift Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5 Swift Drive
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609) 927-4141

    Grades: PK-3 | 424 students
  • Mullica Township Primary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 Elwood Road
    Elwood, NJ 08217
    (609) 561-3868

    Grades: PK-4 | 393 students
  • Northfield Community Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2000 New Road
    Northfield, NJ 08225
    (609) 407-4005

    Grades: K-4 | 500 students
  • Fernwood Avenue Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4034 Fernwood Avenue
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609) 383-3355

    Grades: 6-8 | 962 students
  • Richmond Avenue School Math: 48% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4115 Ventnor Avenue
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    (609) 343-7250

    Grades: PK-8 | 715 students
  • Hammonton Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    75 North Liberty Street
    Hammonton, NJ 08037
    (609) 567-7007

    Grades: 6-8 | 880 students
  • E. H. Slaybaugh Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11 Swift Avenue
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609) 927-8222

    Grades: PK-3 | 877 students
  • Estell Manor Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    128 Cape May Avenue
    Estell Manor, NJ 08319
    (609) 476-2267

    Grades: K-8 | 184 students
  • Warren E. Sooy Junior Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 N Fourth Street
    Hammonton, NJ 08037
    (609) 567-7070

    Grades: 2-5 | 884 students
  • Hammonton High School Math: 31% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    566 Old Forks Road
    Hammonton, NJ 08037
    (609) 567-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,378 student
  • Alder Avenue Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    25 Alder Avenue
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609) 383-3366

    Grades: 6-8 | 838 students
  • Weymouth Township Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1202 Eleventh Avenue
    Dorothy, NJ 08317
    (609) 476-2412

    Grades: PK-8 | 153 students
  • Arthur Rann Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    515 S Eighth Ave
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609) 748-1250

    Grades: K-6 | 648 students
  • Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2 Alder Avenue
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609) 407-2500

    Grades: 4-5 | 1,124 student
  • Emma C Attales Math: 35% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    800 Irelan Avenue
    Absecon, NJ 08201
    (609) 641-5375

    Grades: 5-8 | 381 students
  • Mullica Township Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Elwood Road
    Elwood, NJ 08217
    (609) 561-3868

    Grades: 5-8 | 319 students
  • Brigantine Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 E Evans Boulevard
    Brigantine, NJ 08203
    (609) 264-9501

    Grades: PK-4 | 329 students
  • Reeds Road Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    103 South Reeds Road
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609) 748-1250

    Grades: K-6 | 557 students
  • Mainland Regional High School Math: 34% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1301 Oak Avenue
    Linwood, NJ 08221
    (609) 927-4151

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,267 student
  • Galloway Township Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 S Reeds Road
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609) 748-1250

    Grades: 7-8 | 754 students
  • William Davies Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1876 Dr Dennis Foreman Drive
    Mays Landing, NJ 08330
    (609) 476-6241

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,051 student
  • Folsom Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1357 Mays Landing Road
    Hammonton, NJ 08037
    (609) 561-8666

    Grades: PK-8 | 399 students
  • Roland Rogers Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    105 S Reeds Road
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609) 748-1250

    Grades: K-6 | 526 students
  • Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2499 Spruce Avenue
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609) 645-3550

    Grades: PK-3 | 772 students
  • Smithville Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    37 S Old Port Republic Road
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609) 748-1250

    Grades: PK-6 | 692 students
  • George L. Hess Educational Complex Math: 35% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 Babcock Road
    Mays Landing, NJ 08330
    (609) 476-6101

    Grades: 2-5 | 1,374 student
  • Sovereign Avenue School Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3205 Arctic Avenue
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    (609) 343-7260

    Grades: PK-8 | 736 students
  • Show 48 more public schools in Atlantic County, NJ (out of 83 total schools)
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