Clifton 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: 3 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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745 Clifton Ave
Clifton, NJ 07015
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PH: (973) 470-2260
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 10,992 students
yellow arrow 17 schools
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Number 16 Elementary School

This is not a bad school, but it needs better leadership and more enthusiastic teachers...

Posted 46 days ago

Number 11 Elementary School

My son attended first grade and will be going into second this fall. I have to say that...

Posted 56 days ago

Woodrow Wilson Middle School

WWMS has in proved for the year 2014 because now they are letting 6th grade join more c...

Posted 70 days ago

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