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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,933 students in Rockaway, NJ. Rockaway has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Rockaway, NJ are Academy For Mathematics Science And Engineering, Stony Brook Elementary School and Copeland Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rockaway, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Rockaway have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rockaway, NJ Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Academy For Mathematics Science And Engineering Vocational School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    520 West Main Street
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 664-2301

    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Stony Brook Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    44 Stony Brook Road
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 627-2411

    Grades: K-5 | 360 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Copeland Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Lake Shore Drive
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 627-2465

    Grades: 6-8 | 789 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Morris Knolls High School Math: 42% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    50 Knoll Drive
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 664-2201

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,494 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Morris Hills High School Math: 41% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    520 West Main Street
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 664-2301

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,300 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Thomas Jefferson Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    95 East Main Street
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 625-8603

    Grades: 4-8 | 348 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Katharine D Malone Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    524 Green Pond Road
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 627-7512

    Grades: K-5 | 250 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    37 Keller Avenue
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 625-8602

    Grades: PK-3 | 230 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Park Lake School Special Education School
    72 Academy Street
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 983-1099

    Grades: PK-12 | 41 students
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