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PK-3 & Ungraded
Public district
Rockaway, NJ
Students enrolled: 288

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37 Keller Avenue
Rockaway, NJ 07866

(973) 625-8602
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January 26, 2013
I think there are many terrific things going on here. My only complaint is that not one single teacher I have encountered is knowledgeable about the grade-level standards (not just the new ones this year - they did not know NJCCCS, either). Too often they are trying to teach beyond the level at which they teach, when they haven't even gotten close to mastery on grade-level standards. Other than that, they are all amazing, involved teachers, who genuinely care for their students. The principal is approachable and friendly. To complain about parking is silly. It has nothing to do with the education of our children.

- submitted by a parent
January 25, 2013
This school has excellent,caring and devoted teachers & staff. The only negative is poor parking facilities. Excellent cooperation from parents and home & school assoc.

- submitted by a community member
no rating February 24, 2010
I have never in my life met a public school principal so involved and approachable. So refreshing! Looks like she is trying to make lemonade out of lemons though. But, don't tell her that! The school really needs some help!

- submitted by a parent
February 23, 2010
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- submitted by a parent
January 26, 2010
Except very inconvenient parking , I see the school does it's best it can. They need more focus on G&T for advanced kids.

- submitted by a parent
no rating December 22, 2009
The school is very behind in what it is teaching. The other schools around are more advanced and they need to come around to the times. The teachers just give busy work instead of having the kids interact and learn each subject. Parking is terrible.

- submitted by a parent
December 08, 2009
I feel the school is doing great in educational and support to students in all ways. I see Teachers and the principal is the excellent resource for this school. Only disadvantage of school is inadequate parking place. Of course, there will be some advantages and disadvantages in everything we see.

- submitted by a parent
December 02, 2008
I could go on and on about this school and what it is lacking. I won't because I don't have enough space. I will agree with the parents before me, this school needs work all around. They have the parent support (which a lot of schools don't), so it falls back to the school district to get this school up to par for this day and age. From the looks of it unless the school gets a 'Rich Uncle' we will be in the dark ages for some time.

- submitted by a parent
December 01, 2008
The teachers are nice, but the school needs work. They don't deal well with special needs, the school is too small, parking is completely inadquate, and the school generally needs updates on just about everything.

- submitted by a parent

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Lincoln Elementary School
37 Keller Avenue, Rockaway, NJ  07866
(973) 625-8602
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Lincoln Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top