District Summary Ratings

This district has a mixed record. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are rated above average, average or below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Rockaway Borough Public School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


District Calendar


District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.


Reviews From Schools in Rockaway Borough Public School District

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Parent / Guardian
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... More
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
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.
Parent / Guardian
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... More
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