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780 Patterson Rd

Jackson, NJ 08527

(732) 833-4680

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Elms Elementary School

We moved to Jackson 3 years ago, and Elms Elem. School was everything we had hoped. My son transitioned very well. The current principal does make himself available to all parents. I asked for an opportunity to speak to him personally and he was more than happy to hear my concern, and he addressed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/11/12

Not a school I recommend. my daughter encountered her first bigotry here. it was blatant and ugly. The vice principle handled it well. Never heard from principle. Curriculum is good. Teachers on average inexperienced. My kids do not care for the school. It has room for improvement and in time could ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/10/11

We love Elms Elementary! My oldest child attended kindergarten the year Elms opened, and continued through 5th grade. I currently have 2 other children attending Elms. I've read some bad reviews of the school and have to disagree. We've been involved for 8 years and think the principal, guidance and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/28/11

Unfortunately I cannot give this school a good rating. My child has attended this school since 1st Grade. The first three years were wonderful and we were quite impressed. The 4th and 5th grades have been horrible. From having to deal with a type of bullying mentality from some teachers to a lack ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/11/11

The education has deteriorated since 2004. Mr. Baginski walks with his hands in his pockets, head down, hides in the corner at school functions, rarely talks to parents, and rarely displays any passion or enthusiasm. The teachers that my children have, rarely give out homework. There's no reinforcement ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/08/11

Great teachers! Lots of fun activities always going on!

Posted by a parent on 04/26/10

I am a very busy working mom and was worried about my daughter attending a new school last year (kindergarten) at Elms. She flourished at this school, learning to read, working out social situations with the help of the guidance counselor and her teacher and even a letter back from the principal on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/06

The teacher involvment is really something special. There are so many evening events for parents to attend. I always do and I think it is great to see so many staff memebers taking part in evening activities which they do because they care and want to and not because they have to. this is a sign of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/30/06

I moved to jackson from Millstone and have to say, I'm so pleasantly surprised on how happy My husband and I with this school. My children who have a difficult time with school are doing fantastic. The staff is great too.

Posted by a parent on 02/04/06

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Test scores for Elms Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Elms Elementary School
Jackson 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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Jackson schools — Elms Elementary School is located at 780 Patterson Rd, Jackson NJ 08527. 780 Patterson Rd is in the 08527 ZIP code in Jackson, NJ The school district for Elms Elementary School is the Jackson Township School District. Elms Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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