Top 5 Best 08034 New Jersey Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,459 students in 08034, NJ (there are 4 private schools, serving 541 private students). 89% of all K-12 students in 08034, NJ are educated in public schools (compared to the NJ state average of 86%).
The top ranked public schools in 08034, NJ are A. Russell Knight Elementary School, Thomas Paine Elementary School and Kingston Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 08034 have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in 08034, NJ have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Best 08034, NJ Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
A. Russell Knight Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
140 Old Carriage Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 428-0830
Grades: K-5
| 422 students
Rank: #22.
Thomas Paine Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4001 Church Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 667-1350
Grades: K-5
| 319 students
Rank: #33.
Kingston Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
320 Kingston Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 667-0986
Grades: K-5
| 371 students
Rank: #44.
James Johnson Elementary School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 Kresson Rd.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 428-8848
Grades: K-5
| 453 students
Rank: #55.
Clara Barton Elementary School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
223 Rhode Island Ave.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 667-3303
Grades: K-5
| 494 students
Rank: #66.
Cherry Hill High School West
(Math: 15% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2101 Chapel Ave.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 663-8006
Grades: 9-12
| 1,364 students
Rank: #77.
John A. Carusi Middle School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
315 Roosevelt Dr.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 667-1220
Grades: 6-8
| 831 students
Rank: #88.
Alternative High School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Malberg Building, 45 Ranoldo T
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 427-4311
Grades: 9-12
| 32 students
Rank: n/an/a
1220 Winston Way
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
(856) 429-7283
Grades: PK-K
| 173 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 08034, NJ?
How many public schools are located in 08034, NJ?
9 public schools are located in 08034, NJ.
What percentage of students in 08034, NJ go to public school?
89% of all K-12 students in 08034, NJ are educated in public schools (compared to the NJ state average of 86%).
What is the racial composition of students in 08034, NJ?
08034, NJ public schools minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the New Jersey public schools average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

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