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Essex Valley School

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Situated in a suburban neighborhood. The median home value is $450,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,590.

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Posted July 15, 2008

The staff tries to meet the needs of all of the students A. graduate of the class of 2008 will be attending the New School for Social Research. New programs for the 2008 school year include Culinary Arts, and Cosmotolegy. The school is building a recording studio. It is a great alternative for students. widioreders


Posted April 23, 2008

The teachers and the Executive Director (Alan Lichtenstein) are very understanding, and patient. With their help, kids who would never have made it through High School can graduate and find jobs or get into college.
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Posted April 19, 2006

This is a great school. My son admir went here for his senior year of high school this was the best school experience he had in all his years the work is challening. and the teachers are very supportive there is not much parent involment unless something like your kid not showwing up to school happens then they call home to see what the problem is.they have counseling sessions once a week I think that that is a very big part of this schools suscess.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 55% 19%
Hispanic 27% 20%
White 18% 52%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian 0% 8%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2009-2010

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1 Henderson Dr
West Caldwell, NJ 07006
Phone: (973) 244-7890

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