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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 122 public elementary schools in Passaic County, NJ, serving 56,196 students.
  • Passaic County, NJ public elementary school have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the New Jersey public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 57% statewide average). Elementary schools in Passaic County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Passaic County, NJ are School 28, Little Falls Township Public School # 3 and Classical Academy Charter School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public elementary school average of 58% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the New Jersey public elementary school average of 12:1.

Top Passaic County Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Albert Payson Terhune Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 20%
    40 Geoffrey Way
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3150

    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
  • Alexander Hamilton Academy Math: 48% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 50%
    11 27 16th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0320

    Grades: K-8 | 552 students
  • Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5 Colt Street
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)321-0570

    Grades: 6-12 | 164 students
  • Anthony Wayne Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 20%
    201 Garside Avenue
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)389-2120

    Grades: 6-8 | 631 students
  • Apshawa Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    140 High Crest Drive
    West Milford, NJ 07480
    (973)838-6515

    Grades: K-6 | 263 students
  • Beatrice Gilmore School Math: 49% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1075 Mcbride Avenue
    Little Falls, NJ 07424
    (973)317-7740

    Grades: 2-6 | 228 students
  • Casimir Pulaski School No. 8
    100 Fourth St.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973)470-5508

    Grades: PK-2 | 358 students
  • Charles J Riley School 9 Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6 Timothy Street
    Paterson, NJ 07503
    (973)321-0090

    Grades: PK-8 | 819 students
  • Charles Olbon School
    50 Lincoln Lane
    Little Falls, NJ 07424
    (973)317-7730

    Grades: PK-2 | 355 students
  • Christopher Columbus Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    350 Piaget Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2360

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,201 student
  • Classical Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    20 Valley Road
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)278-7707

    Grades: 6-8 | 118 students
  • Community Charter School Of Paterson Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    75 Spruce St
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)413-2057

    Grades: K-8 | 909 students
  • Dale Avenue
    21 Dale Ave
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0410

    Grades: PK-2 | 343 students
  • Daniel F. Ryan Elementary School No. 19 Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    320 Highland Ave.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973)779-4219

    Grades: 2-6 | 743 students
  • Don Bosco Academy Math: 21% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    764 11th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07514
    (973)321-0580

    Grades: 6-8 | 710 students
  • Dr. Hani Awadallah School Math: 20% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    515 Marshall Street
    Paterson, NJ 07503
    (973)321-1000

    Grades: K-8 | 678 students
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Educational Complex Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    851 E 28th Street
    Paterson, NJ 07513
    (973)321-0300

    Grades: K-8 | 691 students
  • Edward W Kilpatrick Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    295-315 Ellison Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0330

    Grades: PK-3 | 345 students
  • Eleanor G. Hewitt Math: 70% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 20%
    266 Sloatsburg Road
    Ringwood, NJ 07456
    (973)962-7015

    Grades: 4-5 | 251 students
  • Etta Gero School No. 9 Math: 19% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    140 First St.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973)470-5509

    Grades: 3-6 | 681 students
  • Garfield Auxiliary Middle School High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    43 Clifton Ave
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)272-7465

    Grades: 6-12 | 41 students
  • George Washington Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 20%
    68 Lenox Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3140

    Grades: 6-8 | 536 students
  • George Washington School No. 2
    48 Bergen St.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973)470-5578

    Grades: K-2 | 187 students
  • Haledon Public School Math: 33% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    91 Henry Street
    Haledon, NJ 07508
    (973)790-9000

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,031 student
  • Haskell Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 50%
    973 Ringwood Avenue
    Haskell, NJ 07420
    (973)835-8200

    Grades: PK-8 | 411 students
  • High Mountain Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 50%
    515 High Mountain Road
    Haledon, NJ 07508
    (973)427-1220

    Grades: 5-8 | 285 students
  • James Fallon Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 30%
    51 Clifford Drive
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3125

    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
  • John F Kennedy Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1310 Ratzer Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3160

    Grades: K-5 | 414 students
  • John P. Holland Charter School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    190 Oliver Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)345-2212

    Grades: PK-8 | 351 students
  • Lafayette Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    100 Laauwe Avenue
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3165

    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
  • Lakeside School Math: 53% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 30%
    316 Lakeside Avenue
    Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442
    (973)835-2221

    Grades: 6-8 | 383 students
  • Lenox School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    35 Lenox Avenue
    Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442
    (973)839-3777

    Grades: K-5 | 329 students
  • Lincoln Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    230 Hawthorne Avenue
    Hawthorne, NJ 07506
    (973)423-6460

    Grades: 6-8 | 570 students
  • Lincoln School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 20%
    40 Mill Street
    Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442
    (973)835-1910

    Grades: PK-5 | 319 students
  • Little Falls Township Public School # 1 Math: 61% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 20%
    Little Falls School # 1, 32 St
    Little Falls, NJ 07424
    (973)256-1033

    Grades: 5-8 | 402 students
  • Show 87 more public schools in Passaic County, NJ (out of 122 total schools)
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