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East Orange, NJ

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Langston Hughes School 1

Posted July 07, 2014
- a parent
Langston Hughes School is terrible but it could much better with a new principal. Ms.Jackson is so rude to parents and her staff. She talks down to everyone. She allows bullying and she does nothing about kids bullying each other. It's time for a change at Langston Hughes School.

Langston Hughes School 1

Posted October 23, 2013
- a community member
Mrs. Jackson and Ms. Tidwell....please retire already. They are rude and impolite to their own teachers. Mr. Edwards is not assertive enough with the students- he seems clueless. The students in the upper grades are out of control! The administrative team is weak and has no expectation for behavior- the kids even yell at them! they yell in the halls and fight frequently. I would never send my kids to this school. They are inconsistent with guidelines and requirements for the teachers...this in turn falls on the students.

Langston Hughes School 1

Posted September 25, 2013
- a parent
The teacher is working under pressure from the Principal. The staff is good but when the principal come around . The school needs a principal and a new vice principal, toh I almost forgot the staff in the office is unprofessional they say one thing and the broad of education says the right thing.

Langston Hughes School 1

Posted September 21, 2010
- a parent
the school needs a new principal and needs to overhaul most of the satff. The principal is HORRIBLE and RUDE and the assistant principal as well. The teachers are working under conditions that they are not happy with and then it falls back onto our children. They are not cordial to the parents nor the students. I am taking my children out of there next year. They have been failing for a long while now and I kept giving them a chance but NO MORE!!!

Langston Hughes School 1

Posted May 16, 2007
- a parent
I agree 100% the administration at this school should be changed. This can be great school but the morale is down.

Langston Hughes School 2

Posted November 28, 2006
- a parent
Leadership is poor. Parent involvement is not encouraged enough. There are no music, art and sports programs.

Langston Hughes School 1

Posted January 29, 2006
- a teacher
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Langston Hughes School
160 Rhode Island Avenue, East Orange, NJ  07018
(973) 266-5870
Last modified Langston Hughes School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Langston Hughes School Rating: 1 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top