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Grades  pre-K to 8
Business administrator  Andrea Wasserman
Student-teacher ratio  18.4:1
Number of students  1,563
Faculty  85
Superintendent  Dr. Darren A. Petersen
Enrollment  1,563 (as of 2014-15)
District Factor Group  I
Schools  2
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The Montvale Public Schools are a comprehensive community public school district that serves students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade in Montvale, in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.


As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its two schools had an enrollment of 1,563 students and 85.0 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 18.4:1.

The district is classified by the New Jersey Department of Education as being in District Factor Group "I", the second-highest of eight groupings. District Factor Groups organize districts statewide to allow comparison by common socioeconomic characteristics of the local districts. From lowest socioeconomic status to highest, the categories are A, B, CD, DE, FG, GH, I and J.

Public school students from Montvale in ninth through twelfth grades attend Pascack Hills High School along with students from neighboring Woodcliff Lake. The school is part of the Pascack Valley Regional High School District, which also serves students from Hillsdale and River Vale. As of the 2014-15 school year, the high school had an enrollment of 845 students and 68.8 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 12.3:1. Pascack Hills High School was the 7th-ranked public high school in New Jersey out of 339 schools statewide, in New Jersey Monthly magazine's September 2014 cover story on the state's "Top Public High Schools", after being ranked 18th in 2012 out of 328 schools.


Schools in the district (with 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are:

  • Memorial Elementary School with 5598 students in grades pre-K through 4
  • David Collier, Principal
  • Victoria Hickey, Assistant Principal
  • Fieldstone Middle School with 497 students in grades 5 to 8
  • Gina McCormack, Principal
  • Steven Pellegrino, Assistant Principal
  • Administration

    Core members of the district's administration are:

  • Dr. Darren A. Petersen, Superintendent
  • Andrea Wasserman , Business Administrator / Board Secretary
  • References

    Montvale Public Schools Wikipedia

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