Patrick Francis Healy Middle School

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116 Hamilton St

East Orange, NJ 07017

(973) 266-5670

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Grades: 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 420

Students Per Teacher: 9

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11 Parent Reviews for Patrick Francis Healy Middle School

This school was very an educational learning institution ... the principal is very conceited and stuck up but other than that the teacher are engaged in students .. And the end of the year activities were awesome..

Posted by a other on 08/12/13

The current principal, Dr. Monica Burton, has trashed this school. Students have the worst NJASK scores in the state (lowest 5 percent). Instead of working with the teachers to make a difference, she fires ALL who question her non-ability to lead, inspire and raise student achievement. ?Dr. Burton ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/20/13

They frequently have a new principal, which can be a downside. While there are some quality teachers who inspire their students to succeed, schoolwide test scores are very low. The current principal seems more committed to improving the office decor, updating powersuits and designer heels, descending ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/17/11

The teachers are excellent the food is good and the classes are fun and educational

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

This is our first year at Patrick Healey Middle, as my daughter is an eighth grader. Two days into the new school year, she is excited and I am pleased with her schedule. I optimistically look forward to the upcoming year.

Posted by a parent on 09/07/08

I've worked at the school for many years. It's a horrible place for anyone who is committed to quality education. Under the previous principal, there was evidence of positive change. There are some talented teachers still there who are hardly recognized for their dedication and genuine desire to help ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/12/08

Being a current student at this school I think this school is terrific.This school does have some bad influences and students that sometimes keep the teacher from teaching but what schools don't have that.Patrick F. Healy has many programs to recongize the progress students make and rewarding programs ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/03/05

I disagree with the comments made by theese students. If you read thier reviews you will see that there are many grammatic errors. Someone in that school is not doing their job! I suggest that before you start bragging about how good your school is, learn how to write correctly. I was once a student ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/31/05

Being a current student at Patrick F. Healy I would say that the school is out of control. Its nothing that the staff can do about it's their parents. Students are unable to learn because of disruptions in the class room and teachers do nothing about it and the parents neither. Kids get suspended and ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/27/05

Being a student at Patrick F. Healy now is a blessing. This is my first year and i love it. Despite all the negative rumors thats going around our wonderful principle Mr. Kafele is really trying his best to rise test scores and academic performance. Patrick F. Healy is a awsome school. But just because ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/16/05

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NJ ASK* Test Scores

Grade Level: 7

Test Year: 2012
Patrick Francis Healy Middle School
East Orange 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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East Orange schools — Patrick Francis Healy Middle School is located at 116 Hamilton St, East Orange NJ 07017. 116 Hamilton St is in the 07017 ZIP code in East Orange, NJ The school district for Patrick Francis Healy Middle School is the East Orange School District. Patrick Francis Healy Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 8.
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