Demarest Elementary School

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465 Broughton Ave

Bloomfield, NJ 07003

(973) 680-8510

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 490

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Demarest Elementary School

My daughter attended Demarest for 7 years (K-6). We loved this school. The teachers and staff are open to communication and very responsive. Everyone involved at this school creates a warm, inviting atmosphere. Parental involvement is very high.

Posted by a parent on 06/04/13

My son has studied for 2 years at Demarest. Overall it is a good school. The teachers are doing their best with what they have. The downsides are that the music teacher has no classroom. There is no Spanish teacher due to the budget cuts, kids have to watch movies in Spanish with no explanation. Breakfast ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

I am very happy with the school and the way it is being run. I was worried about sending my daughter here but she is now in 1st grade and is doing very well. I have been happy with the teachers she has had so far. My only complaint is the lack of communication from the specialty teachers. But each ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/21/12

I am a parent who does not know good English and with the help of google will show my anger to the director of this school. My son has made school here, but never am not satisfied. before my son came to this school was high and exemplary results we bring. as the new director came this change because ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/11

Demarest is great school! My oldest son has been there for 4 years now and loves it there. He has had wonderful, caring teachers. They have been easy to talk to and offer suggestions on how to improve his performance in school. He has received extra help (e.g., speech therapy and tutorial for the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/12/11

This is an exceptional school. The teachers are excellent, the principal seems to be a caring person and very concerned about the overall expectation of each child. You can contact her at any time and she is always there to listen to your concerns. I lived in New York City all my life and lived in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/26/11

I can't believe that Demarest only has a rank of 4 out of 10. Both of my children go here and I couldn't be happier with the school, faculty, and the programs/activities. I suppose the rank is based mostly on standardized test scores, but there's more to learning than just one big test every year! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/09

My daughter came from a private school to Demarest and I though that the change was going to be difficult, but the teachers and the principal has made it easy for her to adapt. My daughter enjoys going to school at Demarest. The only cavoit I have is with the afterschool program. It is sponsored by Montclair ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/10/08

I presently have 2 children that attend Demarest. This school is amazing and the teachers are AWESOME! They go above and beyond their duties. I love that there are so many extracurricular activities the children can participate in. I also love that the children take so many 'special' classes. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/08

Demarest has surpassed my expectations as a good elementary school. The community of teachers, parents and principal are supportive and welcoming. I am further impressed by the extracurricular activities offered and the opportunities for the children to take on extra learning. At the first HSA meeting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/06

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Test scores for Demarest Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Demarest Elementary School
Bloomfield Township School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Bloomfield schools — Demarest Elementary School is located at 465 Broughton Ave, Bloomfield NJ 07003. 465 Broughton Ave is in the 07003 ZIP code in Bloomfield, NJ The school district for Demarest Elementary School is the Bloomfield Township School District. Demarest Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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