Chester School District

Know your school choice options in New Jersey.

In New Jersey districts have the option of allowing students to transfer to schools in a neighboring district (called interdistrict choice). The state has also initiated a five-year pilot program to voluntarily establish 21 choice districts, with one per county. Students within a 20-mile radius of a choice district can apply to attend its schools. Children can also attend charter schools. Low-income students are eligible for scholarship funding to attend private schools.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 9 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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50 North Road
Building 4
Chester, NJ 07930
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PH: (908) 879-7373
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yellow arrow Grades PK-8
yellow arrow 1,305 students
yellow arrow 3 schools
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Dickerson Elementary School

Dickerson is a great school, all teachers and the principal are very active and the off...

Posted 10 days ago

Bragg Elementary School

Bragg is an excellent school for those who want to learn. Teachers, principal, and supe...

Posted 10 days ago

Bragg Elementary School

Great public school, responsive to parent and child needs. Small class sizes, good lead...

Posted 53 days ago

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