Number 8, Elementary School

School Overview


500 W Blancke St

Linden, NJ 07036

(908) 862-4397

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 315

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Number 8, Elementary School

School # 8 has some really great teachers. I find the principal leadership to be lacking as well as parent involvement. There are schools in the district that have more activities and school pride than 8, so in that sense, it is a little disappointing.

Posted by a parent on 09/12/13

This school is awesome. I came from NY and the schools over there do not even compare to School 8. Their teachers are pleasant and with lots of heart

Posted by a parent on 08/07/09

Great school, my 5 year old daughter loves her teacher, my daughter has learned alot since starting kindergarden there.

Posted by a parent on 12/20/07

New principle really keeps the school in tip top shape! My children never have any problems with the school!

Posted by a parent on 03/19/07

My children have been attending School 8 since kindergarten. The teachers and staff are caring and available to both parents and students. The principal is sure to greet each child by name. The school has many activities and special days that help to encourage children to enjoy their educational experience. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/29/05

I am very impressed with this school, I think they have a very strong principal that provides great leadership for the children. The teachers are excellent, they truly do care about the children. Overall, both teachers and principal work closely with parents and students to make the elementry years ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/11/04

It is a very good school. The teachers and principal really do care about the children and go out of there way to make it a pleasant and safe environment. They also work had with respect and dicipline while maintaining a fun learning environment. This is an excellent school.

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

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Test scores
Test scores for Number 8, Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Number 8, Elementary School
Linden 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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Linden schools — Number 8, Elementary School is located at 500 W Blancke St, Linden NJ 07036. 500 W Blancke St is in the 07036 ZIP code in Linden, NJ The school district for Number 8, Elementary School is the Linden School District. Number 8, Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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