Hazel Avenue Elementary School

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45 Hazel Ave

West Orange, NJ 07052

(973) 669-5448

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 380

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Hazel Avenue Elementary School

Truly fantastic school with amazing principal! It has a lot to offer for the children and is very safe. Art program is great, the music teacher is fantastic, gym teacher is young and fun with a lot of new ideas. School garden is beautiful! We are happy with this school.

Posted by a parent on 12/15/13

Hazel Elementary school has a family atmosphere. There is no bussing, which allows families to get to know each other and makes parents feel more connected. The principle is amazing and has such care and concern for our children and a passion for what he does. There are so many ways for families to get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/14/13

Hazel Avenue School is a small school with great leadership and a very strong sense of community. The diversity here is embraced and the parents are very involved. I am thankful that we didn't go to Gregory, as many friends of mine aren't having nearly as great an experience as we are. Hazel is a true ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/13

Hazel Elementary is a fantastic school, a gem in the Valley section of West Orange. Hazel has great teachers and an absolutely outstanding principal who is truly in touch with the community. Parent involvement is improving year after year, as are test scores due to programs implemented by our principal.

Posted by a parent on 05/08/13

This is a great school with a very dedicated faculty and staff. The PTA works tirelessly and the principal is incredible! What a great community-we are so happy that our son is here. Our school has an extensive gardening program, a wonderful enrichment program, a Wellness Committee, and many more parent/teacher/PTA ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/15/12

I love Hazel Ave. school because the great students, the wonderful teachers and a very enthusiastic principal and hard working PTA.

Posted by a parent on 10/29/10

This school is a gem. Our new principal is phenominal. He's intelligent, innovative, approachable, and passionate about learning. His energy and commitment have inspired a new wave of parental involvement. Hazel is truly a neighborhood school; everyone walks to and from with their children. My friends ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/10

I agree with comment that this school is overshadowed by the Gregory school. This school is fabulous!!!. Strong PTA, great administration and a very close knit school community makes this school wonderful. The teachers are dedicated, caring and professional educators. The low rating is not reflective ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/10

Often overshadowed by the popular Gregory school located in the same area, Hazel is an excellent school with caring teachers in a great neighborhoold. Teachers and curriculum is excellent and more importantly the children are happy with ltheir earning environment. Parents are very involved and the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/19/09

This school does a very good with the students. They are interested in the children accomplishing their goals. The school works in conjunction with the parents to ensure a productive end result.

Posted by a parent on 04/04/08

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School Profile for Hazel Avenue Elementary School

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Test scores for Hazel Avenue Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Hazel Avenue Elementary School
West Orange 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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West Orange schools — Hazel Avenue Elementary School is located at 45 Hazel Ave, West Orange NJ 07052. 45 Hazel Ave is in the 07052 ZIP code in West Orange, NJ The school district for Hazel Avenue Elementary School is the West Orange School District. Hazel Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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