2010 City Rankings - New Jersey Elementary Schools

The city rankings were calculated by taking the standardized tests used by New Jersey to determine the proficiency level across varying grades and subjects for elementary schools in the state. These school percentile ranks were then averaged for all elementary schools in each city and ordered from highest to lowest. The tests and subjects used to determine the percentile ranks can be found below. Learn more about how rankings are determined.

ASK Exams Used To Determine Rankings

  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
Find a City's Ranking:
Rank City Name Percentile Changed From 2009
1Bay Head, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 108
99.27 282
2Alpine, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 140
97.95 16
16Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 504
94.38 10
13Mendham, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 669
93.97 3
20Brookside, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 443
93.53 91
3Ridgefield Park, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 966
Has one elementary school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award93.15 8
27Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 680
92.89 10
30Upper Saddle River, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 460
92.63 76
40Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,972
91.81 36
73Short Hills, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,514
91.68 59
35Chatham, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,954
91.14 16
7Fair Haven, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,009
91.01 165
116Tenafly, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,504
90.69 96
130Ramsey, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,305
90.65 128
75Green Brook, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 981
90.45 6
50Liberty Corner, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 587
90.06 46
57Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 263
89.77 2
47Ridgewood, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 2,618
89.69 42
8Princeton Junction, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,241
89.59 1
63Hopewell, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 449
89.28 53
96Rumson, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 978
88.67 9
237Allendale, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 935
88.54 221
77Haworth, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 485
88.49 64
88Essex Fells, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 242
87.80 30
15Wyckoff, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,533
87.64 28
98Three Bridges, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 415
87.30 65
101Lincroft, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 503
87.14 34
103Cranbury, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 596
Has one elementary school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award86.90 19
72Lincoln Park, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 885
86.80 4
44Glen Rock, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,147
86.63 6
141Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 907
86.48 109
119Johnsonburg, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 190
86.05 36
170North Caldwell, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 640
86.03 147
124Stillwater, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 398
85.85 22
322Waldwick, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 768
85.72 305
76Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 955
85.69 45
38Sea Girt, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 670
Has one elementary school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award85.57 51
204Millburn, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 716
85.56 109
135Island Heights, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 112
85.06 41
139Laurel Springs, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 178
84.89 95
189Montville, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 758
84.53 162
148Shrewsbury, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 508
84.49 47
168Little Silver, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 801
84.39 126
224River Vale, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 936
84.34 117
152Pequannock, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 314
84.28 27
78Morris Plains, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,085
84.21 17
94Westfield, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 2,648
84.16 73
104Princeton, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 1,944
Has one elementary school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award83.95 92
323Livingston, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 6 | Total Enrollment: 2,632
83.90 184
66Pompton Plains, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 703
83.90 44
163Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 561
83.75 23
160Warren, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,432
83.74 103
59Watchung, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 713
83.66 44
276Oakland, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 1,125
83.54 153
205Plainsboro, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,008
83.49 202
165Emerson, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 387
83.48 1
166Chester, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 465
83.44 42
155Morganville, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,220
83.40 4
200Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 833
83.40 146
132Cresskill, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 766
83.23 33
207Demarest, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 530
83.15 152
172Spring Lake, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 262
83.06 85
62New Providence, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,247
82.96 22
244Colonia, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 1,184
82.21 215
222Medford, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 2,032
82.04 198
190Mountainside, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 522
81.99 134
191Glen Ridge, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 568
81.93 106
192Saddle River, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 239
81.91 99
524Califon, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 1,723
81.50 490
208Navesink, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 292
81.45 65
310Closter, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,138
81.36 237
131Marlboro, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 2,093
81.34 17
318Old Tappan, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 873
81.19 198
212Lavallette, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 148
81.07 141
211Sewaren, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 443
81.07 18
67West Caldwell, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 947
80.90 13
325Madison, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 3 | Total Enrollment: 992
80.82 278
404Skillman, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,642
80.69 296
218Bloomsbury, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 133
80.63 205
220Avon, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 163
80.44 167
221Belle Mead, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 510
80.20 117
236Towaco, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 383
79.66 69
247Quakertown, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 340
79.62 199
239Layton, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 163
79.45 85
736Summit, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 5 | Total Enrollment: 1,643
79.42 728
241Florham Park, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 330
79.40 52
136Randolph, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 2,407
79.01 97
214Moorestown, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 4 | Total Enrollment: 2,161
79.00 140
359Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,226
78.99 247
308Bernardsville, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,286
78.78 256
253Kinnelon, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 502
78.71 45
296Point Pleasant, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 1,301
78.67 152
260Caldwell, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 235
78.48 89
261South Orange, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 628
78.46 64
265Monmouth Beach, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 321
78.38 45
267Harrington Park, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 712
77.98 64
286Brielle, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 1 | Total Enrollment: 729
77.39 98
387Bridgewater, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 8 | Total Enrollment: 4,237
77.34 362
80Linwood, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 2 | Total Enrollment: 945
Has one elementary school that won a "Blue Ribbon Schools Award"
This City Has School(s) That Have Received The Blue Ribbon Schools Award77.11 2
45Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Elementary Schools: 12 | Total Enrollment: 4,766
76.99 17
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