Top 10 Best Elizabeth Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 21,569 students in Elizabeth, NJ. Elizabeth has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Elizabeth, NJ are William F. Halloran School No.22, Elizabeth High School - Frank J Cicarell Academy and Victor Mravlag School No. 21. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Elizabeth, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in Elizabeth have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best Elizabeth, NJ Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
William F. Halloran School No.22
Math: 72% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
612 Pulaski Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-4860
Grades: 2-8
| 1,055 students
Rank: #22.
Elizabeth High School - Frank J Cicarell Academy
Math: 35% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
40 Morrell Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-5870
Grades: 9-12
| 1,206 students
Rank: #33.
Victor Mravlag School No. 21
Math: 46% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
132 Shelley Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-5850
Grades: PK-8
| 602 students
Rank: #44.
Dr. Orlando Edreira Academy School No. 26
Math: 43% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1014 South Elmora Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-5970
Grades: PK-8
| 724 students
Rank: #55.
Chessie Dentley Roberts Academy School No. 30
Math: 43% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
730 Pennsylvania Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-6950
Grades: PK-8
| 761 students
Rank: #66.
Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
Math: 20% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
310 Cherry St
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,000 students
Rank: #77.
Dr. Albert Einstein Academy School No. 29
Math: 33% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
919 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-6900
Grades: PK-8
| 805 students
Rank: #88.
Simon Youth Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
651 Kapkowski Road
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 889-2900
Grades: 9-12
| 20 students
Rank: #99.
Abraham Lincoln School No. 14
Math: 31% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Grove Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-5828
Grades: K-8
| 860 students
Rank: #1010.
Madison Monroe School No. 16
Math: 29% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1091 North Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 436-5770
Grades: PK-8
| 615 students
Rank: #1111.
Elmora School No. 12
Math: 23% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
638 Magie Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-5650
Grades: PK-8
| 651 students
Rank: #1212.
Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27
Math: 26% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
505 -517 Morris Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-3900
Grades: PK-8
| 906 students
Rank: #1313.
Woodrow Wilson School No. 19
Math: 21% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
529 Edgar Rd
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6200
Grades: PK-8
| 633 students
Rank: #1414.
Robert Morris School No. 18
Math: 24% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
860 Cross Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-6000
Grades: PK-8
| 632 students
Rank: #1515.
Nicholas S. Lacorte-peterstown School No. 3
Math: 27% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Second Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6230
Grades: K-8
| 787 students
Rank: #1616.
Joseph Battin School No 4
Math: 28% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
300 South Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6300
Grades: K-8
| 827 students
Rank: #1717.
Mabel G. Homes School No. 5
Math: 16% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
650 Bayway Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6270
Grades: PK-8
| 779 students
Rank: #1818.
Thomas Jefferson Arts Academy
Math: 6% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
27 Martin Luther King Jr Plaza
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 436-6767
Grades: 9-12
| 1,101 students
Rank: #1919.
Christopher Columbus School No. 15
Math: 21% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
511 Third Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-5730
Grades: K-8
| 666 students
Rank: #2020.
Winfield Scott School No. 2
Math: 15% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
125 Madison Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 436-6150
Grades: PK-8
| 635 students
Rank: #2121.
Toussaint Louverture-marquis De Lafayette School No. 6
Math: 20% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1071 Julia St
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 436-5600
Grades: PK-8
| 1,066 students
Rank: #2222.
Nicholas Murray Butler Academy School No. 23
Math: 14% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
631-657 Westminstrer Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(908) 436-5900
Grades: K-8
| 750 students
Rank: #2323.
J. Christian Bollwage Finance Academy
Math: 4% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
447 Richmond Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 364 students
Rank: #2424.
Admiral William F. Halsey Jr. Health & Public Safety Academy
Math: 2% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
641 South Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,271 students
Rank: #2525.
John E. Dwyer Technology Academy
Math: 9% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
123 Pearl St
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6565
Grades: 9-12
| 1,430 students
Rank: #2626.
Thomas A. Edison Career And Technical Academy
Math: 2% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
625 Summer St
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 861 students
544 Pennsylvania Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07207
(908) 436-6410
Grades: PK
| 280 students
1000 South Elmora Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6380
Grades: PK
| 282 students
Rank: n/an/a
School No 92
237 South Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-5000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Elizabeth, New Jersey

Elizabeth, New Jersey Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
208 Commerce Place 2nd Floor
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 282-1001
Grades: 6-12
| 6 students
Elizabeth Day (Closed 2014)
Alternative School
208 Commerce St
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 965-2642
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Union Co Courthouse Garage 2n
Elizabeth, NJ 07207
(908) 527-4922
Grades: 7-12
| 35 students
650 Bayway Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6270
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
300 South Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 436-6340
Grades: 6-8
| 378 students

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