Cedar Grove Township School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,571 students in Cedar Grove Township School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Cedar Grove Township School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Cedar Grove Township School District are North End Elementary School, South End Elementary School and Memorial Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Cedar Grove Township School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Cedar Grove Township School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NJ)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,564 Schools
# Students
1,571 Students
1,342,156 Students
# Teachers
153 Teachers
115,003 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Cedar Grove Township School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 648 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#194 out of 652 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cedar Grove Township   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cedar Grove Township   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cedar Grove Township   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cedar Grove Township   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.34
0.71
# American Indian Students
5 Students
2,095 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
82 Students
141,159 Students
% Asian Students
5%
10%
# Hispanic Students
145 Students
412,704 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
31%
# Black Students
37 Students
198,944 Students
% Black Students
2%
15%
# White Students
1,263 Students
550,269 Students
% White Students
81%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
28 Students
2,646 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
34,254 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
31
37,500
# Students in K Grade:
114
82,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
140
90,889
# Students in 2nd Grade:
112
91,259
# Students in 3rd Grade:
92
92,196
# Students in 4th Grade:
119
93,838
# Students in 5th Grade:
87
94,854
# Students in 6th Grade:
122
98,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
130
100,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
115
102,176
# Students in 9th Grade:
125
102,349
# Students in 10th Grade:
117
100,975
# Students in 11th Grade:
133
100,074
# Students in 12th Grade:
130
99,076
# Ungraded Students:
4
55,792

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,558 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,132. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,293 is less than the state median of $25,552. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$35 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cedar Grove Township   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$34 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Cedar Grove Township   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,558
$26,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cedar Grove Township   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$21,293
$25,552
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cedar Grove Township   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Cedar Grove Township School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North End Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
122 Stevens Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 256-1454
Grades: PK-4
| 278 students
Rank: #22.
South End Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
116 Harper Terrace
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 239-2116
Grades: PK-4
| 332 students
Rank: #33.
Memorial Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Ridge Road
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 239-2646
Grades: 5-8
| 454 students
Rank: #44.
Cedar Grove High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
90 Rugby Road
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 239-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 507 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Cedar Grove Township School District
  • 520 POMPTON AVE, CEDAR GROVE, NJ, 07009
  • (973) 239-1550
  • cedargrove.k12.nj.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 30% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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