Top 10 Best Montclair Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 6,361 students in Montclair, NJ. Montclair has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Montclair, NJ are Watchung Elementary School, Charles H. Bullock School and Edgemont Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Montclair, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in Montclair have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best Montclair, NJ Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Watchung Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14 Garden St
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4259
Grades: K-5
| 400 students
Rank: #22.
Charles H. Bullock School
Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
55 Washington Street
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4255
Grades: K-5
| 434 students
Rank: #33.
Edgemont Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
20 Edgemont Rd
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4162
Grades: K-5
| 237 students
Rank: #44.
Hillside Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
54 Orange Rd
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4200
Grades: 3-5
| 489 students
Rank: #55.
Buzz Aldrin Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
173 Bellevue Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4220
Grades: 6-8
| 662 students
Rank: #66.
Northeast Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
603 Grove St
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4242
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #77.
Bradford Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
87 Mt Hebron Rd
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4155
Grades: PK-5
| 389 students
Rank: #88.
Renaissance Middle School At The Rand Building
Math: 49% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
176 North Fullerton Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-5741
Grades: 6-8
| 243 students
Rank: #99.
Glenfield Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Maple Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4172
Grades: 6-8
| 655 students
Rank: #1010.
Montclair High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
100 Chestnut St
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,034 students
Rank: n/an/a
Nishuane Elementary School
(1)
32 Cedar Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4222
Grades: PK-2
| 428 students

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