Redwood Elementary School

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75 Redwood Ave

West Orange, NJ 07052

(973) 669-5457

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 555

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Redwood Elementary School

We have nothing but wonderful things to say about Redwood Elementary. We moved our kids midyear from a local Blue Ribbon School. We were surprised to find that both of our kids were behind in math, but were able to catch up with help from their caring teachers. The educational resources (reading/language, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/13/14

Redwood Elementry is the school with HEART. Every day they show it. The teachers are very helpful and accomodating. I have one daughter who is entering college this fall and one more left in Redwood for her final year. We are looking forward to another great year and progress as always.

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

I agree with several of the parents. The administration and many of the staff members are unresponsive to the cultural needs of the diverse student population. They claim that they embrace diversity, but all they do is "tolerate" it, as their motto states. What they do is very condescending, and amounts ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/25/11

Redwood School shows H.E.A.R.T and is a great elementary school. The academic standards are strong and the teaching staff is outstanding. It is a place that thrives on the diversity and has been a wonderful start to all four of our children's academic success.

Posted by a parent on 09/22/10

We have nothing but great things to say about Redwood. We have two children who attend Redwood. They love school. The teachers and staff are dedicated and outstanding in their field. We continue to be impressed with the parental involvement as well. The class sizes are very small and the students are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/20/10

Great teachers and a great deal parental involvement makes this school one of the best in the area.

Posted by a parent on 05/06/10

My daughter is in 1st grade, and absolutely loves Redwood school! She can't wait to be there everyday. She has excelled and is more than Par with other kids I know in other school districts/towns. The teachers are great with communicating with parents, and even the Principal is amazing and caring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/08/10

My daughter is a current student at Redwood. At first, I was reluctant to try the school based on my first impression (we were coming from a private-school environment), however, after meeting Principal Kivlon (outstanding) and the teaching staff (outstanding) and talking to many other current and former ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/05/10

Both my sons attended this school; I was PTA president for two years; amazing staff.

Posted by a parent on 06/28/09

My children have had a very positive experience at Redwood School. They have excelled academically and socially, and I credit their teachers for helping facilitate their growth in these areas. The school is rich with diversity and we have not found the environment to lack tolerance or respect for diversity. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/08/09

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Test scores for Redwood Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Redwood 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 — Redwood Elementary School is located at 75 Redwood Ave, West Orange NJ 07052. 75 Redwood Ave is in the 07052 ZIP code in West Orange, NJ The school district for Redwood Elementary School is the West Orange School District. Redwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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