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PK-6 & Ungraded
Public district
Nutley, NJ
Students enrolled: 367
 

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59 S Spring Garden Ave
Nutley, NJ 07110

(973) 661-8896
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March 13, 2014
My daughter attended this school until January. The curriculum is decades behind neighboring districts like Montclair. I was told by her teacher in November that she didnt know my child's reading level because she hadnt been trained in assessments yet. The district is implementing a new reading curriculum yet only hired one staff developer to train teachers in five schools and nine grades. The only real writing they did was a month spent on Elf on the Shelf. Theres zero diversity in the staff, the students spent more time copying word lists than on reading or being read to. I have an MS in Education and 13 years of experience teaching in a Blue Ribbon School and this was far from it.

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November 16, 2010
This is an excellent school. Teachers make sure that kids develop solid study skills. Priceless when there is a time for college!

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September 16, 2009
I love Spring Garden school because the teachers are creative, intelligent, kind and know how to keep the children interested in school.. I have seen over the years, how the kids come back and visit their teachers. They truly educate and encourage each child to reach their fullest potential. It is a great elementary school!

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August 19, 2008
Spring Garden has an excellent teachers and students.

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Spring Garden Elementary School
59 S Spring Garden Ave, Nutley, NJ  07110
(973) 661-8896
Last modified Spring Garden Elementary School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Spring Garden Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top