Cedar Grove Township School District

520 Pompton Ave
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,585 students in Cedar Grove Township School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Cedar Grove Township School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NJ)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,558 Schools
# Students
1,585 Students
1,339,860 Students
# Teachers
150 Teachers
115,689 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Cedar Grove Township School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 650 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NJ)
#202 out of 650 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cedar Grove Township   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
46%
36%
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 2021-22 school year data.
62%
49%
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 2021-22 school year data.
21%
23%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cedar Grove Township   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of NJ by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
85%
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 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.37
0.71
# American Indian Students
5 Students
2,422 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
88 Students
138,661 Students
% Asian Students
6%
10%
# Hispanic Students
160 Students
423,348 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
32%
# Black Students
37 Students
196,542 Students
% Black Students
2%
15%
# White Students
1,252 Students
536,279 Students
% White Students
79%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
25 Students
2,962 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
37,132 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
30
43,886
# Students in K Grade:
120
86,189
# Students in 1st Grade:
126
88,385
# Students in 2nd Grade:
140
90,397
# Students in 3rd Grade:
113
91,186
# Students in 4th Grade:
95
92,179
# Students in 5th Grade:
120
93,667
# Students in 6th Grade:
87
95,200
# Students in 7th Grade:
131
98,764
# Students in 8th Grade:
131
100,169
# Students in 9th Grade:
109
107,364
# Students in 10th Grade:
125
100,102
# Students in 11th Grade:
116
98,448
# Students in 12th Grade:
133
98,516
# Ungraded Students:
9
55,408

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $25,291 in this school district is less than the state median of $27,348. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,630 is less than the state median of $26,228. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue
$40 MM
$36,642 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$38 MM
$35,142 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$25,291
$27,348
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cedar Grove Township   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$23,630
$26,228
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cedar Grove Township   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Cedar Grove Township School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North End Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
122 Stevens Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 256-1454
Grades: PK-4
| 290 students
Rank: #22.
South End Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
116 Harper Terrace
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 239-2116
Grades: PK-4
| 336 students
Rank: #33.
Memorial Middle School
(Math: 41% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 Ridge Road
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 239-2646
Grades: 5-8
| 471 students
Rank: #44.
Cedar Grove High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
90 Rugby Road
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 239-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 488 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Cedar Grove Township School District?
Cedar Grove Township School District manages 4 public schools serving 1,585 students.
What is the rank of Cedar Grove Township School District?
Cedar Grove Township School District is ranked #206 out of 650 school districts in New Jersey (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Cedar Grove Township School District?
79% of Cedar Grove Township School District students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Cedar Grove Township School District?
Cedar Grove Township School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 12:1.
What is Cedar Grove Township School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $23,630 is less than the state median of $26,228. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,585 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : 85-89% (Top 50% in NJ)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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