Top 10 Best Bergen County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 284 public schools serving 135,829 students in Bergen County, NJ. Bergen County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Bergen County, NJ are Bergen County Academies, Bergen County Technical High School - Teterboro and Clara E Coleman School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Bergen County, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in Bergen County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Best Bergen County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bergen County Academies
Vocational School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
200 Hackensack Avenue
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 343-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,098 students
Rank: #22.
Bergen County Technical High School - Teterboro
Vocational School
Math: 91% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
504 Route 46 West
Teterboro, NJ 07608
(201) 343-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 665 students
Rank: #33.
Clara E Coleman School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Pinelynn Rd
Glen Rock, NJ 07452
(201) 445-7700
Grades: PK-5
| 307 students
Rank: #44.
Henry B. Milnes Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8-01 Phillip St
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5550
Grades: K-5
| 479 students
Rank: #55.
Brookside
Math: 85% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
100 Brookside Ave
Allendale, NJ 07401
(201) 327-2020
Grades: 4-8
| 524 students
Rank: #66.
Hillside Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
340 Homans Avenue
Closter, NJ 07624
(201) 768-3860
Grades: PK-4
| 666 students
Rank: #77.
Alpine Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
500 Hillside Avenue
Alpine, NJ 07620
(201) 768-8255
Grades: K-8
| 148 students
Rank: #88.
Somerville Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
45 South Pleasant Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07451
(201) 670-2750
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #99.
Ridge Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
325 West Ridgewood Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
(201) 670-2740
Grades: K-5
| 442 students
Rank: #1010.
Ho-ho-kus Public School
Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
70 Lloyd Road
Ho Ho Kus, NJ 07423
(201) 652-4555
Grades: PK-8
| 599 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Alexander Hamilton School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
380 Harristown Road
Glen Rock, NJ 07452
(201) 445-7700
Grades: K-5
| 267 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
High Mountain Road School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
765 High Mountain Rd
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417
(201) 891-4433
Grades: PK-5
| 197 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Orchard Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
230 Demarest St
Ridgewood, NJ 07451
(201) 670-2730
Grades: K-5
| 308 students
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Wandell School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
97 E Allendale Rd
Saddle River, NJ 07458
(201) 327-0727
Grades: PK-5
| 147 students
Rank: #1515.
Upper School
Math: 80% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
143 Charlotte Pl
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
(201) 567-7292
Grades: 3-8
| 329 students
Rank: #1616.
Hawes Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
531 Stevens Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ 07451
(201) 670-2720
Grades: K-5
| 407 students
Rank: #1717.
George Washington School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
39 Fardale Avenue
Mahwah, NJ 07430
(201) 762-2242
Grades: K-3
| 190 students
Rank: #1818.
Demarest Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
568 Piermont Rd
Demarest, NJ 07627
(201) 768-6060
Grades: 5-8
| 310 students
Rank: #1919.
Emil A. Cavallini Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
392 W Saddle River Rd
Saddle River, NJ 07458
(201) 961-6400
Grades: 6-8
| 432 students
Rank: #2020.
Tenafly Middle School
Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10 Sunset Lane
Tenafly, NJ 07670
(201) 816-4530
Grades: 6-8
| 917 students
Rank: #2121.
Woodcliff Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
134 Woodcliff Ave
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
(201) 930-5600
Grades: 6-8
| 269 students
Rank: #22 - 2422. - 24.
Betsy Ross Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
20 Malcolm Rd
Mahwah, NJ 07430
(201) 762-2250
Grades: K-3
| 204 students
Rank: #22 - 2422. - 24.
Central School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
600 S Maple Ave
Glen Rock, NJ 07452
(201) 445-7700
Grades: K-5
| 333 students
Rank: #22 - 2422. - 24.
Hillside Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
89 Hillside Avenue
Allendale, NJ 07401
(201) 327-2020
Grades: PK-3
| 389 students
Rank: #2525.
Edith A. Bogert Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
391 W Saddle River Rd
Saddle River, NJ 07458
(201) 961-6350
Grades: 3-5
| 393 students
Rank: #2626.
Cherry Hill School
Math: 80% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
410 Bogert Rd
River Edge, NJ 07661
(201) 261-3405
Grades: PK-6
| 711 students
Rank: #2727.
Ralph S Maugham School
Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
111 Magnolia Avenue
Tenafly, NJ 07670
(201) 816-7705
Grades: K-5
| 411 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Lyncrest Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9-04 Morlot Ave
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5555
Grades: K-5
| 252 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Merritt Memorial
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 Dogwood Lane
Cresskill, NJ 07626
(201) 227-7791
Grades: PK-5
| 358 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Radburn Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
18-00 Radburn Rd
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5480
Grades: K-5
| 456 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Tenakill Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
275 High Street
Closter, NJ 07624
(201) 768-1332
Grades: 5-8
| 504 students
Rank: #3232.
School No. 1
Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
250 Hoym Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024
(201) 585-4620
Grades: K-6
| 692 students
Rank: #3333.
Northern Valley Regional High School At Demarest
Math: 75% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
150 Knickerbocker Rd
Demarest, NJ 07627
(201) 768-3200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,018 students
Rank: #3434.
Haworth Public School
Math: 73% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
205 Valley Rd
Haworth, NJ 07641
(201) 384-5526
Grades: K-8
| 419 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Berkeley Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
47 Berkeley Ave
Westwood, NJ 07675
(201) 664-7760
Grades: K-5
| 292 students
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Bergen County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
321 State St
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 646-8170
Grades: 5-6
| 618 students
44 Armory Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
(201) 568-0817
Grades: PK
| 106 students
70 Sterling Place
Teaneck, NJ 07666
(201) 862-1983
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
525 Palisade Ave
Cliffside Park, NJ 07010
(201) 313-2307
Grades: PK-K
| 320 students
540 Windsor Rd
Wood Ridge, NJ 07075
(201) 933-6777
Grades: 7-8
| 200 students
51 W Englewood Ave
Englewood, NJ 07631
(201) 862-6164
Grades: 2-5
| 383 students
503 Sixth St
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
(201) 935-6808
Grades: PK-2
| 190 students
550 Washington St
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
(201) 935-6805
Grades: 2-3
| 106 students
624 Page Ave
Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
(201) 531-1420
Grades: K-7
| 43 students
360 Union St
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 646-7842
Grades: 7-8
| 628 students
Moonachie Annex (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
Lodi (moonachie) Campus
Lodi, NJ 07644
(973) 249-0995
Grades: Inquire with school
| 34 students
161 Lanza Avenue
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 253-6614
Grades: PK
| 215 students
30 Madonna Place
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 252-2714
Grades: PK-2
| 175 students
109 Sylvan St
Rutherford, NJ 07070
(201) 438-7675
Grades: K-5
| 141 students
Tappan Rd
Northvale, NJ 07647
(201) 768-0635
Grades: K-3
| n/a students
200 Hackensack Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 343-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,104 students
325 Third St
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
(201) 939-6506
Grades: 3-8
| 334 students

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