Top 5 Best Orange Public Middle Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public middle schools serving 3,974 students in Orange, NJ. The top ranked public middle schools in Orange, NJ are Forest Street Elementary School, Heywood Avenue Elementary School and Rosa Parks/central Community School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Orange, NJ public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the New Jersey public middle school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 58% statewide average). Middle schools in Orange have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey public middle school average of 61% (majority Hispanic).

Best Orange, NJ Public Middle Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Forest Street Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
651 Forest St
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4120
Grades: PK-7
| 382 students
Rank: #22.
Heywood Avenue Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
421 Heywood Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4105
Grades: PK-7
| 364 students
Rank: #33.
Rosa Parks/central Community School
Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
369 Main Street
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4000
Grades: PK-7
| 980 students
Rank: #44.
Orange Preparatory Academy
Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Central Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4135
Grades: 8-9
| 559 students
Rank: #55.
Lincoln Avenue Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
216 Lincoln Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4130
Grades: PK-7
| 708 students
Rank: #66.
Cleveland Street Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
355 Cleveland St
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4100
Grades: PK-7
| 292 students
Rank: #77.
Park Avenue Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
231 Park Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4124
Grades: PK-8
| 455 students
Rank: #88.
Oakwood Avenue Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
135 Oakwood Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4095
Grades: PK-7
| 234 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Orange, New Jersey

Orange, New Jersey Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
33 Cleveland St
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4110
Grades: PK-2
| 249 students
Valley School (Closed 2008)
Special Education School
650 Nassau Street
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 395-1010
Grades: Inquire with school
| 25 students

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