Top 10 Best Garfield Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 5,948 students in Garfield, NJ. Garfield has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Garfield, NJ are Washington Irving School #4, James Madison School #10 and Woodrow Wilson School #5. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Garfield, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in Garfield have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Best Garfield, NJ Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Washington Irving School #4
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12 Madonna Place
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5034
Grades: PK-5
| 426 students
Rank: #22.
James Madison School #10
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
62 Alpine St
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5039
Grades: PK-5
| 323 students
Rank: #33.
Woodrow Wilson School #5
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
205 Outwater Lane
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5035
Grades: PK-5
| 310 students
Rank: #44.
Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
200 Macarthur Avenue
Garfield, NJ 07026
(201) 773-9140
Grades: K-12
| 1,151 students
Rank: #55.
Roosevelt School #7
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
225 Lincoln Pl
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5037
Grades: PK-5
| 382 students
Rank: #66.
Garfield Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
175 Lanza Ave
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 272-7020
Grades: 6-8
| 989 students
Rank: #77.
Christopher Columbus School #8
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
147 Cedar Street
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5038
Grades: PK-5
| 409 students
Rank: #88.
Abraham Lincoln School #6
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Palisade Ave
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5036
Grades: PK-5
| 421 students
Rank: #99.
Garfield High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Palisade Ave
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5010
Grades: 9-12
| 1,090 students
241 Ray Street
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 253-6615
Grades: PK
| 298 students
464 Outwater Lane
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 272-7470
Grades: PK
| 149 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Garfield, New Jersey

Garfield, New Jersey Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
161 Lanza Avenue
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 253-6614
Grades: PK
| 215 students
30 Madonna Place
Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 252-2714
Grades: PK-2
| 175 students

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