CRESSKILL JR SR HIGH SCHOOL

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1 LINCOLN DR
CRESSKILL, NJ 07626
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Phone: 201-227-7791
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 9
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Cresskill School District
  • Students/Teacher: 22:1
  • Students/Grade: 79.9
  • Number Students: 559
  • Number Teachers: 55
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6645
  • Poverty Level: 0 - 5.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Michael Burke
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (13 ratings)
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    School Reviews (12 Reviews)
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    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-06-12
    "Really 3.5...great basics, but need to focus on sustaining it throughout HS from MS.The curriculum of the MS is very good and overall they do a very good job of challenging students especially in Math. Unfortunately, I don't think the same caliber carries over into the HS. Also, if you do not place into the advanced level classes in MS it is hard to move up the chain even if you want to. As a small school, they do very well - but the school does suffer the disadvantages of a small school as well. There is a lack of resources allocated towards guidance staff and clubs. If your child is very bright - he/she will excel but not get the fulfilling education one would get at a bigger school. Teachers overreact to student behavior sometimes - hassling them for tedious things. Some teachers need to be reminded that to be respected and trusted one also has to earn it and show the students the same courtesy. Ending on a good note, Cresskill is a tight-knit community, which makes the school community very small and intimate. Outstanding MS curriculum - a focus on improving HS in terms of class selection and support system for college would make the HS as equally outstanding."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-04-27
    "unfortunetly, scores don't tell the whole story.Teachers are burnt out, many play favorites, socialize with families making other students the outsiders. Only AL students are paid attention to and encouraged to successed."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-10-14
    "I was a student quite some yrs. Ago, at chs. I cannot say enough great thing's about it! the teacher's, guidance dept.; Music & art, sport's and extra-curricular activitie's, were all great! :) still are! :) my children are their now also, and some have already graduated! :) i at the time did have mr. Ef. As a history teacher, a great one at that! :) whom now is the principal of chs. :) He is a well-deserving man / past teacher/& present in every catagory now, as principal of chs! :) i sure do miss it! :( but, life goe's on, as we all know and we should alway's take, people, places and thing's with us, as we grow & move on! :) thank you!; to everyone past & present, at chs for everything you gave me, my sister & brother yrs. Ago & now, my children! :)"
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-10-06
    "I have to say Cresskill High School was great. The attention and effort from the teachers and the staff in general was phenonmenal. Definetly a tier 1 public high school. I am attending great universities, I have military experience, and a great job. CHS was a great experience."
    Former Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2006-10-19
    "Nice school, but being a small school makes very difficult for advanced students to get AP classes like Calculus BC or Spanish Lit. Guidance Office offer no help for those students, nor a good guidance to get to the best colleges. Sports are good."
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