Christopher Columbus Middle School

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350 Piaget Ave

Clifton, NJ 07011

(973) 470-2360

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,200

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Christopher Columbus Middle School

This school is not only overcrowded but the administration is horrible. The administration is more focused on disciplining the children by either detentions or suspension rather than actually educating the children.

Posted by a parent on 06/09/14

My daughter went to this school since the beginning till graduating with honors, so don t be fooled my the grade 2 given, but yet then it was 10 years ago. Things have changed I guess. She never had a problem.

Posted by a parent on 01/08/14

I graduated from CCMS last year, and it's really not that bad. I got really close to alot of my teachers, and they were all really caring and nice. If people are having problems with overcrowding in CCMS, I don't reccomend they go to CHS because it's like, a 1,000 times worse. It's a good school, the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/24/10

i love this school so much because i think everyone in this school is extremely smart and cool .

Posted by a student on 10/24/09

I am a student attending CCMS. I am a high honors student and work exttremely hard to attain my grades. However, no matter how many people insult the school, it wont matter. the only thing that matters is the student. It all depends on the student whether or not they will become succesfull attending ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/10/09

I absolutely love the school. They are very, very friendly. The only thing that might be a negative, or positive, is that the parents can be involved but it is not necessary because the children basically are very independent in the school. Everything there is very nice. They seem very enthusiastic, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/09

This school is very good and i like mrs.Mustaffa mr.White,andmr,laberiola from that school by:kesha patel 8th grade from : christorher columbus middle school.

Posted by a student on 10/07/08

this school teachers u allot but is very crowded. the teachers r nice but it is just way too crowded when i try to go to my locker i get lost by all these people

Posted by a student on 09/23/08

i actually go to C.C.M.S. yes it is not the best school compared to wildrow wilson but this school is nice. most teachers are nice and the after school programs are very fun.'Students are treated very harshlyby teacher and admnistration' Teahcers are nice,most of them, and administration are very nice ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/28/08

This school was not prepared to handle kids coming from the elementary schools with leraning disabilities.

Posted by a parent on 07/16/08

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Test scores for Christopher Columbus Middle School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Christopher Columbus Middle School
Clifton 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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Clifton schools — Christopher Columbus Middle School is located at 350 Piaget Ave, Clifton NJ 07011. 350 Piaget Ave is in the 07011 ZIP code in Clifton, NJ The school district for Christopher Columbus Middle School is the Clifton School District. Christopher Columbus Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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