Fair Lawn Public School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 5,255 students in Fair Lawn Public School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Fair Lawn Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 77% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Fair Lawn Public School District are Henry B. Milnes Elementary School, Lyncrest Elementary School and Radburn Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Fair Lawn Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Fair Lawn Public School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Fair Lawn Public 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
9 Schools
2,564 Schools
# Students
5,255 Students
1,342,156 Students
# Teachers
433 Teachers
115,003 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Fair Lawn Public School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 96% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#97 out of 652 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fair Lawn Public   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fair Lawn Public   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)
77%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fair Lawn Public   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
96%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fair Lawn Public   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.60
0.71
# American Indian Students
19 Students
2,095 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
841 Students
141,159 Students
% Asian Students
16%
10%
# Hispanic Students
1,039 Students
412,704 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
31%
# Black Students
144 Students
198,944 Students
% Black Students
3%
15%
# White Students
3,056 Students
550,269 Students
% White Students
58%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
25 Students
2,646 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
131 Students
34,254 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
13
37,500
# Students in K Grade:
301
82,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
359
90,889
# Students in 2nd Grade:
410
91,259
# Students in 3rd Grade:
399
92,196
# Students in 4th Grade:
394
93,838
# Students in 5th Grade:
417
94,854
# Students in 6th Grade:
391
98,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
397
100,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
399
102,176
# Students in 9th Grade:
366
102,349
# Students in 10th Grade:
375
100,975
# Students in 11th Grade:
360
100,074
# Students in 12th Grade:
369
99,076
# Ungraded Students:
305
55,792

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,304 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,132. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,403 is less than the state median of $25,552. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$112 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fair Lawn Public   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)
$107 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Fair Lawn Public   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
$21,304
$26,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fair Lawn Public   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
$20,403
$25,552
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fair Lawn Public   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 Fair Lawn Public School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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-4
| 419 students
Rank: #22.
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-4
| 210 students
Rank: #33.
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-4
| 350 students
Rank: #44.
Westmoreland Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
16-50 Parmelee Ave.
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5490
Grades: PK-4
| 379 students
Rank: #55.
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35 - 01 Morlot Avenue
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 703-2240
Grades: 5-8
| 1,037 students
Rank: #66.
Fair Lawn High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14 00 Berdan Avenue
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5450
Grades: 9-12
| 1,552 students
Rank: #77.
Warren Point Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
30-07 Broadway
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5571
Grades: K-4
| 410 students
Rank: #88.
Memorial Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12 - 00 First Street
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5470
Grades: 5-8
| 638 students
Rank: #99.
John A. Forrest Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10 - 00 Hopper Ave
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 794-5565
Grades: K-4
| 260 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Fair Lawn Public School District
  • 37-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ, 07410
  • (201) 794-5500
  • fairlawnschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 5,255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 20% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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