Best Public Schools in Maplewood, NJ


The city of Maplewood, New Jersey is home to 6 schools that are part of the South Orange-Maplewood School District, which is ranked 199 out of 615 school districts in the state and has a 3-star rating from SchoolDigger. The district includes 4 elementary schools, 1 middle school, and 1 high school.

Among the standout schools in Maplewood are Delia Bolden Elementary School, which consistently ranks among the top elementary schools in New Jersey, and Tuscan Elementary School, which also performs very well. Both schools have excellent test scores, with over 70% of students proficient or better in English Language Arts and Mathematics. In contrast, Seth Boyden Elementary Demonstration School has the lowest statewide ranking among the elementary schools, despite having the lowest student-teacher ratio in the district.

The district's high school, Columbia High School, has a strong 90.7% four-year graduation rate and a low 0.5% dropout rate. However, the district as a whole struggles more in Mathematics, particularly at the middle school level, compared to its performance in English Language Arts, which is generally above the state average.

Cities Near Maplewood

See the top NJ New Jersey cities

SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the New Jersey Department of Education.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that boundaries are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.

g-SD2L3_34__Maplewood___3_13_011110011__ retrieved from Database in 93 milliseconds.