Memorial Senior High School

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375 River Dr

Elmwood Park, NJ 07407

(201) 794-2933

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 744

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Memorial Senior High School

My school offers nothing for extracurricular activities. Because the superintendent put our district in a huge deficit, we have to suffer the consequences of his mistakes. All of us want to get out of this school, but there are no other options for us. A lot of kids have given up on education here, except ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/04/13

Forget what you see in past reviews, I am a graduate from both middle school and the highschool system at elmwood park. I currently work for the united states military but speaking on behalf of being a student in the system, it was the best years of my life, the school had plenty to offer with an ever ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/24/10

i swear to God this is the worst school in New Jersey. I am very smart, but the school offers nothing that can quench my potential. Not only that, but there is not control of the students, it is as if the teachers are afraid of them. No discipline, lower than mediocre academics, horrible teachers (except ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/16/10

Teachers need to care about their students alot more. And should give more opps.

Posted by a parent on 03/04/10

If only parents of more kids were concerned about academics! There has been tremendous academic improvement here in the last 3 years. In particular, the math department has had wonderful additions where the children who care are learning a lot.

Posted by a parent on 04/09/06

Academic programs are really improving greatly. The math department has had excellent additions in the last 3 years. The administration has improved the academic scene a lot.

Posted by a parent on 02/26/06

The school is under construction. Teachers and staff do not care anything about the students. They make little money, why should they?

Posted by a parent on 01/10/06

Two my children graduated from this school. One has a very successful teaching career and the other is Junior at Penn State, doing very well. I have one more in 8th grade...staying here! If more parents/families would put a little more effort into being involved and caring, instead of complaining ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/24/05

The school has improved greatly, with the reconstruction plan passed, it will only get better. The new principal staff, along with a renewed sense of drive by the teachers, is resulting in a school that I can proudly say I graduated from.

Posted by a former student on 06/22/04

My daughter graduated 4 years ago and applied to 7 major colleges. She was accepted to all with scholarship offers. The honors program and ap classes were exceptional.The school is what you make of it. The programs are there, but unfortunatly the parents who complain the most are the ones who do nothing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/06/04

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Test scores for Memorial Senior High School

HSPA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Memorial Senior High School
Elmwood Park School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math. The HSPA 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. Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Elmwood Park schools — Memorial Senior High School is located at 375 River Dr, Elmwood Park NJ 07407. 375 River Dr is in the 07407 ZIP code in Elmwood Park, NJ The school district for Memorial Senior High School is the Elmwood Park School District. Memorial Senior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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