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School leader:  Mr Juan Carlos Ruiz
345 Broadway
Newark, NJ 07104

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(973) 481-5004
(973) 497-5703
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Best known for
"We are best known for Performing Arts Program."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band, Choir / Chorus, Drama, Dance, Painting
  • World languages
    Spanish
  • Sports
    Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Cheerleading
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8 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · May 08, 2014
rafael hernandez school is changing me has a student do not agree with the changes.we have a new principal and vice principal and they want us to sit with our class in lunch.teachers say lunch is the time to talk with our friends but we cant even... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 13, 2012
Academically this school is terrible. The children's education is not priority. My nephew had a teacher who was always negative on him, On a report card day he walked ahead of his mom and his mother heard the teacher saying a smart remark to her... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 19, 2011
Apparently the parents whose children attend this shool are not accustomed to 'better.' We found better, following many incidents of biased behavior toward our child who is NOT Hispanic and for whom the school provided no protection from its... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 21, 2009
In our school the teachers are the best at working together.

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Last modified: June 6, 2016
Last modified Rafael Hernandez Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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