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PK-6 & Ungraded
New Gretna, NJ
Students enrolled: 132

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11 North Maple Avenue
New Gretna, NJ 08224

(609) 296-4230
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November 02, 2014
Our rating is a 3 out of 10? Below average. Last year we spent $19,000 a child and got a 3? Plus, we had a big increase in our school tax that we couldn't vote on. If you're planning to move here or send your child to school here, I hope you have big pockets. Clearly a system run for the teachers.

- submitted by a community member

June 21, 2013
I had Mr.Crawford for 6th Grade,and he was the greatest teacher I`ve ever had.No other teacher can ever top him.I`m 23 now,But I have some awesome memories of his class.He really cared about all his students,and he made learning fun.Bass River was a good school,and it left me with fond memories.

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April 20, 2012
*Continued from previous post* It was just a horrible experience overall. My third grade teacher, Mrs. Wallas, was one of the nicest teachers that I've ever had, and it felt like she really cared about her students. That's probably the only good thing that I can say about this school. My sister went there long before I did, and she had a bad experience with this school as well. My advice to you would be to take your child to a different school, and don't even humor the thought of taking your child to Bass River Elementary.

- submitted by a community member

April 05, 2012
Being someone who is a senior in Pinelands High School and a graduate from Bass River, it is one of the best schools out there. It may be tiny but all the teachers are so involved and it really is the best place to spend a childhood. Mr. Crawford, an old 6th grade teacher, was the best. He really topped off the experience there. I wish I could go back.

- submitted by a community member

October 11, 2005
My son is in the first grade, He is doing great in reading and in math. He had an excellent kindergarden teacher who is one of the reasons for his excellence in reading.This year in 1st grade is turning out to be fantastic as well.This school offers many benefits to help with basic skills as well as challenge students to be the best they can. I have had 2 girls graduate from this school who also had this awesome experience. Hooray for small schools. There is nothing like it.

- submitted by a parent

February 05, 2004
My son is in the prek program right now. He loves it. He is learn many different things from writing his name to signing different songs. the teachers in the school are all very nice and are very involved in making the kids love to learn. the class sizes are small allowing the teachers more 1 on 1 time.Great job for a small school.

- submitted by a community member
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Bass River Twp Elementary School
11 North Maple Avenue, New Gretna, NJ  08224
(609) 296-4230
Last modified Bass River Twp Elementary School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Bass River Twp Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 6 reviews. Top