Cape May City Elementary School

School Overview


921 Lafayette St

Cape May, NJ 08204

(609) 884-8485

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 145

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Cape May City Elementary School

Cape May City Elementary is a fantastic school. The teachers are fantastic and the ladies in the office are always helpful. This school is extremely secure and there is no way a stranger can just walk in and wander around like a previous school my son had attended.

Posted by a parent on 04/02/14

My kids love the school & so do I absolutely no complaints here. Plus you can't beat a great free preschool. 10 stars from me.

Posted by a parent on 02/17/14

Speaking as a traveling family who has seen quite a few East Coast and Mid West school systems, we must give CMCE 10 out of 10 stars! Everything about the school is fantastic. The staff is fantastic, the curriculum is challenging and modern, and the facilities are above average. The children come first ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/12/13

The stars say it all! Love this school!

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

I have been reading all the comments posted and feel a need to comment myself. The teachers are truly amazing, along w/ the art, gym, and computer teacher and some others but I have to agree w/ the other comments. A few, maybe 2, of the other teachers really seem to put a damper on the school, to say ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/31/10

We are locals here in town and always heard wonderful things about the school, but unfortunately that is not the case anymore! I could not agree more with the other comments about the principal, and without a great leader there is little room to follow! It is so unfortunate that a school that had so ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/22/10

CMCE used to be the ideal school, but that unfortunately is no longer the case! Overall the teachers are amazing with the exception of 2-3 teachers who really should not be in a elementary environment with their lack of patients and nurturing qualities. But the poor leadership from the principal REALLY ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/21/10

When parents get involved they don't like it.All they want you to do is volunteer you time to them,but when you want to be involved in your childs education.Thats when you see the problem there is no communication.

Posted by a parent on 01/26/10

CMCES is a great small town school. Learning to bridge the gap w/parent / teacher communication, a work in progress. Caring teachers, small class sizes, fantasic art program, music, spanish, and a fabulous enrichment /gifted & talented program. The school NEEDS parent involvment, volunteers, school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/09

My daughter attended this school and got one of the best educations when compared to the elementary schools in the country. She went on to be accepted to 6 of the top 10 Universities in the US.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

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Test scores for Cape May City Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Cape May City Elementary School
Cape May City 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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Cape May schools — Cape May City Elementary School is located at 921 Lafayette St, Cape May NJ 08204. 921 Lafayette St is in the 08204 ZIP code in Cape May, NJ The school district for Cape May City Elementary School is the Cape May City School District. Cape May City Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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