Merriam Avenue Elementary School

School Overview


81 Merriam Ave

Newton, NJ 07860

(973) 383-7202

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 490

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Merriam Avenue Elementary School

I love Merriam Avenue School, the teachers have been wonderful and the technology is great. The teachers, librarian, music, spanish and other special items offered are also top notch. The one item lacking is the parent involvement, you see the same parents helping and doing at all the events.

Posted by a parent on 06/06/14

This is a great school as a whole. Academics, social aspects, citizenship, and extra curricular activities. There are so many activities to choose from and great parent involvement as well!

Posted by a parent on 10/27/13

My child is given the attention she needs and is well motivated to do her work which I feel is because of the teachers willingness to deal with every child individually.

Posted by a parent on 01/07/11

My son goes to this school. Its a nice school as far as teachers and staff goes-however academically my son is in classes with students that need 'more attention' or have learning disabilities and its not fair for both groups of students. My son gets board quickly while he completes his work and is waiting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/26/10

My daughter goes to this school and I feel it has the best teachers on staff and she loves going to school everyday.

Posted by a parent on 10/23/09

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Test scores
Test scores for Merriam Avenue Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Merriam Avenue Elementary School
Newton 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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Newton schools — Merriam Avenue Elementary School is located at 81 Merriam Ave, Newton NJ 07860. 81 Merriam Ave is in the 07860 ZIP code in Newton, NJ The school district for Merriam Avenue Elementary School is the Newton School District. Merriam Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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