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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 5,029 students in Maplewood, NJ. Maplewood has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Maplewood, NJ are Jefferson Elementary School, Tuscan Elementary School and Clinton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Maplewood, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Maplewood have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Maplewood, NJ Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Jefferson Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    518 Ridgewood Rd
    Maplewood, NJ 07040
    (973) 378-7696

    Grades: 3-5 | 530 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Tuscan Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    25 Harvard Ave
    Maplewood, NJ 07040
    (973) 378-5221

    Grades: K-5 | 616 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Clinton Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    27 Berkshire Rd
    Maplewood, NJ 07040
    (973) 378-7686

    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Maplewood Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    7 Burnett St
    Maplewood, NJ 07040
    (973) 378-7660

    Grades: 6-8 | 753 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Columbia High School Math: 43% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17 Parker Ave
    Maplewood, NJ 07040
    (973) 762-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,007 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Seth Boyden Elementary Demonstration School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    274 Boyden Ave
    Maplewood, NJ 07040
    (973) 378-5209

    Grades: K-5 | 545 students
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