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K-8 & Ungraded
Paterson, NJ
Students enrolled: 265

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152 College Boulevard
Paterson, NJ 07505

(973) 321-0750
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January 30, 2014
Proud to see Norman S Weir with a good rating. The school is a great fit for my children. Overall the curriculum is good and the teachers work well with the children. The environment is safe and it's rare to find a school in Paterson now adays where children can thrive and be recognized the way this school has.

- submitted by a parent

April 27, 2013
my grand daught will be starting in this school soon and i just hoping that she be all ok t

- submitted by a parent
no rating
September 04, 2009
My grandaughter, who is hearing impaired, went to NSW and I found the school to be lacking regarding special needs children, 20 minutes of Speech & Language for the deaf children does not a part of a curriculum make. So to those who's children are lucky enough to have no special needs, maybe this is a great school, but for those of us who struggle with this need every day, it is incredibly hard. She is now attending a school designed to concentrate on her needs and even most of the teachers have the same impairment, which is a positive roll model reinforcement for my granddaughter since these children live in a silent world that incapacitates them more and more if we do not move on it. We struggled and finally were able to leave Paterson and move to a better neighborhood in Carteret NJ where she can be bused.

- submitted by a community member

August 08, 2008
I feel N.S.W is a great school. I have always had an awesome communication relationship between the teacher(s) & principal. I felt I made a great decision by placing my son into this outstanding school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
March 29, 2006
I have 2 children that attend Norman s. Weir. The school is great. I love how they focus on education and high performance. I like the fact that they are required to wear uniforms so that the main emphasis is learning. It is a small school, one class per grade, so that mean the kids you start out with in your class, will be the same kids you graduate with. This school is great and if you can get in it. I would highly recommend it. -Linda

- submitted by a parent

December 29, 2004
Norman S. Weir is a great school, it provides great education and is a proper and good environment for your kids to grow up with. I love this school. I've been here since 5th through 8th grade and this school has taught me a lot with the greatest teachers out there that care and teach! Right now I'm a sophmore in high school and i still look back on the great times i had at this school! This school is like one of the best in paterson and has always fascinating things for your children to be involved with and activities! I'll never forget this school and hope that one day i'll be back and watch how much this school has grown with the kids and the staff!

- submitted by a parent

December 09, 2004
This is a great school. I've was there from 1st to 8th grade and i got a good education. This school is a prime example of there being hope in school actually being fun and exciting. I would recommend this school to anyone for as long as I live. This school is the best school in paterson if you ask me.I'm currently a freshman in high school and man do I wish I was still at Norman!

- submitted by a student
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Norman S. Weir Elementary School
152 College Boulevard, Paterson, NJ  07505
(973) 321-0750
Last modified Norman S. Weir Elementary School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Norman S. Weir Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top