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50 Ridge Rd

Mahwah, NJ 07430

(201) 762-2300

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,063

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Mahwah High School

The teachers are dedicated, they love what they do and it shows!

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

Mahwah High School is a good school if your child is a socially accepted student. Anyone who is labeled any kind of stereotype will retain that stereotype until they graduate, no matter how they change. Teachers and staff tend to generalize about the students as well, making invalid statements about ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/23/09

IMO MHS continues to be one of the better schools in northern Bergen County. Good courses and programs, and the teachers and administrators care about the students.

Posted by a parent on 09/02/06

I feel that too much time, money and effort is put into athletics and not enough effort is spent on what really needs attention. Athletics are nice, but they aren't essential. The school wasted money on chairs with

Posted by a student on 07/04/06

There are many sports and extra-curricular activities offered at Mahwah High School. We have a great band program as well. However, I am not happy with the quality of my education. I do not find the teachers to be that great. I'd say I am one of only a few who feel this way though. All of my friends ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/24/05

very good school. The teachers are excellent. There are a lot of extracurricular activites. I am glad my child is here. There is a strong level of parent inolvement. Overall, this school is very wonderful! Thank you people for building this school with such brilliatn teachers!

Posted by a parent on 12/24/05

I have found teachers and administrators at Mahwah High School very accomodating and willing to listen to my view points. In fact, they should be commended for all the guidance and help they gave my daughter. They really go out of their way to meet their student's needs.

Posted by a parent on 01/25/04

Mahwah High School is ranked 28th out of the top 75 public high schools in the state by NJ Monthly Magazine in 2002. I am extremely proud of our students academic progress, athletic participation, and their involvement in co-curricular activities. Thank you for always being on your best behavior. You ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/25/04

My experience at Mahwah High School has truly been wonderful. The administration, the teachers, and in fact the entire staff have not only been caring and attentive, but have moved the academics to a level that is top rate. MHS has consistently had seniors accepted to Harvard, Cornell, UPenn, you name ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/24/04

Mahwah High School is not the safest enviroment for my two children. There are numerous fights and diciplinary problems. The extracurricular activities and course selection are exeptional. Unfortunately the administration do not listen to the children's needs.

Posted by a former student on 08/26/03

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Test scores for Mahwah High School

HSPA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Mahwah High School
Mahwah Township 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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Mahwah schools — Mahwah High School is located at 50 Ridge Rd, Mahwah NJ 07430. 50 Ridge Rd is in the 07430 ZIP code in Mahwah, NJ The school district for Mahwah High School is the Mahwah Township School District. Mahwah High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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