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South Orange-Maplewood School District
  • MAPLEWOOD, NJ

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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Administration
    grade C minus
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade C+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade D+

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South Orange-Maplewood School District is a highly rated, public school district located in MAPLEWOOD, NJ. It has 7,005 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 56% of students are at least proficient in math and 68% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
68%
Percent Proficient - Math
56%
Average Graduation Rate
91%
Average SAT
1250
889 responses
Average ACT
29
210 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
7,005
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.4%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$78,189
Teachers in First/Second Year
16.4%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$19,072 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    62%
  • Support Services
    36%
  • Other
    2%

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$156,477
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$1,884
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$566,300
National
$244,900

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