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For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools serving 4,411 students in Garfield, NJ. The top ranked public elementary schools in Garfield, NJ are Roosevelt School #7, James Madison School #10 and Washington Irving School #4. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Garfield, NJ public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the New Jersey public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 57% statewide average). Elementary schools in Garfield have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public elementary school average of 58% (majority Hispanic).

Top Garfield, NJ Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Roosevelt School #7 Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    225 Lincoln Pl
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (973) 340-5037

    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
  • Rank: #22.
    James Madison School #10 Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    62 Alpine St
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (973) 340-5039

    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Washington Irving School #4 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12 Madonna Place
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (973) 340-5034

    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Woodrow Wilson School #5 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    205 Outwater Lane
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (973) 340-5035

    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bergen Arts And Sciences Charter School Charter School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    200 Macarthur Avenue
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (201) 773-9140

    Grades: K-12 | 1,151 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Christopher Columbus School #8 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    147 Cedar Street
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (973) 340-5038

    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Garfield Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    175 Lanza Ave
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (973) 272-7020

    Grades: 6-8 | 989 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
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