Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in New Jersey (2021)

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Public elementary schools in New Jersey achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 57% (2021).
The public elementary schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in New Jersey is School 28 with ≥99%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in New Jersey (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) RLA Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    School 28Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
    Grades: PK-8200 Presidential Boulevard
    PatersonNJ 07522
    (973) 321-0280

  • Rank: #22.
    Mendham Township Middle SchoolMath: 91% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 97%
    Grades: 5-816 Washington Valley Road
    BrooksideNJ 07926
    (973) 543-2505

  • Rank: #33.
    Infinity InstituteMath: 87% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
    Grades: 6-12193 Old Bergen Road
    Jersey CityNJ 07305
    (201) 915-1404

  • Rank: #44.
    Terence C. Reilly School # 7Math: 78% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 95%
    Grades: 2-8436 First Avenue
    ElizabethportNJ 07206
    (908) 436-6030

  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Briarcliff Middle SchoolMath: 80% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 6-893 Briarcliff Rd.
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973) 334-0342

  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    Markham PlaceMath: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 5-895 Markham Place
    Little SilverNJ 07739
    (732) 741-7112

  • Rank: #5-75.-7.
    William F. Halloran School No.22Math: 72% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 94%
    Grades: 2-8612 Pulaski Street
    ElizabethNJ 07202
    (908) 436-4860

  • Rank: #88.
    Upper SchoolMath: 80% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 93%
    Grades: 3-8143 Charlotte Pl
    Englewood CliffsNJ 07632
    (201) 567-7292

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Alpine Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-8500 Hillside Avenue
    AlpineNJ 07620
    (201) 768-8255

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Cornelia F. Bradford SchoolMath: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: PK-596 Sussex St
    Jersey CityNJ 07302
    (201) 915-6450

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Johnstone Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-5165 S Brewster Rd
    VinelandNJ 08361
    (856) 794-6967

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Lincoln-hubbard Elementary SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 1-552 Woodland Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908) 273-1333

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Mendham Township Elementary SchoolMath: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: PK-418 West Main Street
    BrooksideNJ 07926
    (973) 543-7107

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Monmouth Junction Elementary SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: PK-5630 Ridge Road
    Monmouth JunctionNJ 08852
    (732) 329-6981

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Riverview Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-533 St Marys Place
    DenvilleNJ 07834
    (973) 983-6545

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Sea Girt Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: PK-8451 Bell Place
    Sea GirtNJ 08750
    (732) 449-3422

  • Rank: #9-179.- 17.
    Wyoming SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-455 Myrtle Ave
    MillburnNJ 07041
    (973) 761-1619

  • Rank: #18-2218.- 22.
    BrooksideMath: 85% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 4-8100 Brookside Ave
    AllendaleNJ 07401
    (201) 327-2020

  • Rank: #18-2218.- 22.
    Forrestdale SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 4-860 Forrest Avenue
    RumsonNJ 07760
    (732) 842-0383

  • Rank: #18-2218.- 22.
    Gould/mountain Elementary SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 4-6132 Gould Ave
    CaldwellNJ 07006
    (973) 712-4400

  • Rank: #18-2218.- 22.
    Thomas Edison Energysmart Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: K-9150 Pierce Street
    SomersetNJ 08873
    (732) 412-7643

  • Rank: #18-2218.- 22.
    Washington SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 571 Spring Street
    MillburnNJ 07041
    (973) 376-3600

  • Rank: #2323.
    Academy IMath: 82% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: 6-8209 Bergen Avenue
    Jersey CityNJ 07305
    (201) 915-6500

  • Rank: #2424.
    Salvatore R. CalabroMath: 60-69% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
    Grades: K-6524 Park Avenue
    HobokenNJ 07030
    (201) 356-3671

  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Hillside Elementary SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90%
    Grades: PK-4340 Homans Avenue
    ClosterNJ 07624
    (201) 768-3860

  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Princeton Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 90%
    Grades: K-8100 Bunn Drive
    PrincetonNJ 08540
    (609) 924-0575

  • Rank: #27-3327.- 33.
    Demarest Middle SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 5-8568 Piermont Rd
    DemarestNJ 07627
    (201) 768-6060

  • Rank: #27-3327.- 33.
    Franklin Elementary SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 1-5136 Blackburn Road
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908) 277-2613

  • Rank: #27-3327.- 33.
    Glen Rock Middle SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 6-8600 Harristown Road
    Glen RockNJ 07452
    (201) 445-7700

  • Rank: #27-3327.- 33.
    Ridge Elementary SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: K-5325 West Ridgewood Ave
    RidgewoodNJ 07450
    (201) 670-2740

  • Rank: #27-3327.- 33.
    Washington Elementary SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 1-5507 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908) 273-0817

  • Rank: #27-3327.- 33.
    Wildwood Elementary SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: K-551 Glen Rd.
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973) 334-3609

  • Rank: #27-3327.- 33.
    Woodcliff Middle SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 89%
    Grades: 6-8134 Woodcliff Ave
    Woodcliff LakeNJ 07677
    (201) 930-5600

  • Rank: #34-3934.- 39.
    Branchburg Central Middle SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 88%
    Grades: 6-8220 Baird Road
    SomervilleNJ 08876
    (908) 526-1415

  • Rank: #34-3934.- 39.
    Charles Dewolf Middle SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    RLA Proficiency: 88%
    Grades: 5-8275 Old Tappan Rd
    WestwoodNJ 07675
    (201) 664-1475

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