East Orange School District

Meet the East Orange Schools

East Orange School District consists of 22 schools serving more than 10,000 students from preschool through high school. All of our schools are staffed with highly qualified, dedicated staff members who are trained to provide the best education possible for each and every student on our campuses. We invite you to learn more about our schools. You are welcome to call or visit us any time during school hours.

Early Childhood Registration Fair

Do you have a child who will be three or four years old by October 1, 2017? Are you in need of free, high-quality preschool? If so, join us for our early childhood registration fair on Saturday, April 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Langston Hughes School gym. We will have fun for the whole family! Take a look at our event flyer for more details.

Pre-k enrollment for 2017-2018 begins on April 24, 2017.

Early Childhood Education

Gibson Academy
490 William Street, 07017
Phone: (862) 704.2345
Fax: (973) 395.5990

Grades: PreK/K
Principal: Crystal Davis

Wahlstrom Academy
340 Prospect Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 395.1210
Fax: (973) 395.1215

Grades: PreK/K
Principal - Wahlstrom Academy

Community Day Nursery
115 S. Munn Ave. East Orange, NJ 07018
Phone: (973) 673.3710
Fax:(973) 673.5415 

Director: Kathy Burke

Harambee Family Academy
60 Glenwood Ave. East Orange, NJ 07017
Phone: (973) 675.5950
Fax:(973) 672.5165

Interim Director: Easter Parks

Norjenes Daycare Center
61 N. Arlington Ave., 07017
Phone: (973) 675.9330
Fax:(973) 675.9335

Director: Norma Adams

Sarah Ward (West)
406 Sanford Ave., Newark, 07106
Phone: (973) 371.5311
Fax: (973) 371.0732

Director: John Rich

Three Stages Learning Center
91 S. Harrison St., 07018
Phone: (973) 672.2430
Fax: (973) 672.5165

Director: Lynda Lynn Wright

Little Ones
43 Prospect St., 07017
Phone: (973) 395.2727
Fax: (973) 395.3707

East Orange YMCA
100 N. Arlington Ave., 07017
Phone: (973) 673.5588
Fax: (973) 673.6415

Director: Sharon Parker

Zadie's of the Oranges
141 S. Harrison St., 07018
Phone: (973) 395.5112
Fax: (973) 395.5109

Director: Winifred Smith

East Orange Child Development Corp. Head Start
623 Park Ave., P.O. Box 890, 07017
Phone: (973) 676.1110
Fax: (973) 676.8026

Director: Karen Jackson

Elementary Schools

Benjamin Banneker Academy
500 S. Clinton St., 07017
Phone: (973) 266.4320
Fax: (973) 672.2891

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Sharon Vincent
Assistant Principal: Krysten Hayes

Edward T. Bowser School of Excellence
180 Lincoln Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 414.4170
Fax: (973) 414.4182

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Brian Heaphy
Assistant Principal: Elizabeth Kelly

George Washington Carver Institute
135 Glenwood Avenue, 01017
Phone: (973) 266.5860
Fax: (973) 266.2495

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Sharon Alsbrook Davis

Johnnie Cochran Academy
190 Midland Avenue, 07017
Phone: (973) 395.5975
Fax: (973) 395.5980

Grades: K-5
Principal: Ralph Jacob, Jr.

Mildred Barry Garvin School
1 Grove Place, 07017
Phone: (973) 673.5410
Fax: (973) 266.5815

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Fidelia Sturdivant

Whitney Houston Academy
215 Dodd Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5880
Fax: (973) 673.1466

Grades: PreK-8
Principal: Henry Hamilton
Assistant Principal: Koree Toles

Langston Hughes School
160 Rhode Island Avenue, 07018
Phone: (973) 266.5870
Fax: (973) 414.4196

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Dr. Vincent Stallings
Assistant Principal: Ella Tidwell

Garfield Jackson Academy
106 Prospect Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5895
Fax: (973) 266.5569

Grades: K-5
Principal: Yvy Joseph
Assistant Principal: Dr. John Edwards

Ecole Toussaint Louverture
330 Central Avenue, 07018
Phone: (973) 266.5940
Fax: (973) 677.2470

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: David T. Johnson

Gordon Parks Academy
98 Greenwood Avenue, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5950
Fax: (973) 414.4197

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Leslie Shults

Cicely L. Tyson Community Elementary School
45 North Arlington Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 414.9222
Fax: (973) 395.3883

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Passion Moss-Hasan
Assistant Principal: Makeba McCray

Dionne Warwick Institute
120 Central Avenue, 08018
Phone: (973) 266.5930
Fax: (973) 266.3459

Grades: PreK-5
Principal: Flore Nadeige Lovett
Assistant Principal: Kevin Williams

Secondary Schools

John L. Costley Middle School
116 Hamilton Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5660
Fax: (973) 266.2956

Grades: 7
Principal: Amalia Trono
Assistant Principal: Dr. Nigel Sangster

Patrick F. Healy Middle School
116 Hamilton Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5670
Fax: (973) 266.5693

Grades: 6
Principal: Dr. Howard Walker

Sojourner Truth Middle School
116 Hamilton Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5665
Fax: (973) 395.3586

Grades: 8
Principal: Dr. Monica Burton
Assistant Principal: Dr. Older Azard

Cicely L. Tyson Community Middle/High School
35 Winans Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 414.8600
Fax: (973) 395.3888

Grades: 6-12
Principal: Anita Champagne
Assistant Principal: Mrs. Alina Stewart
Assistant Principal: Elvin Williamson

East Orange STEM Academy
129 Renshaw Avenue, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5900
Fax: (973) 266.3473

Grades: 6-12
Principal: Thelma Ramsey
Assistant Principal: Katerina Richardson
Assistant Principal: Paul Santoro

East Orange Campus High School
344 Prospect Street East Orange, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.7300
Fax: (973) 266.7368

Grades: 9-12
Principal: Abdulsaleem Hasan
Assistant Principal: Debra Boone
Assistant Principal: Wanda Davis
Assistant Principal: Damein Phoenix

Other Locations

Fresh Start Academy Middle (Glenwood Campus)
135 Glenwood Avenue, 07017
Phone: (973) 642.4200
Fax: (973) 673.1374

Grades: 6-8
Assistant Principal: Renee Richardson

Fresh Start Academy High (Edmonson Alternative)
74 Halsted Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5640
Fax: (973) 673.1374

Grades: 9-11
HS Administrator, Fresh Start Academy High School, Adult Basic Skills Center, TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion) Center: Stephen Webb

Enrollment Center
74 Halsted Street, 07018
Phone: (973) 266.2399
Fax: (973) 266.3483

Specialist: Sharon Mincy

Service Building
125 Glenwood Street, 07017
Phone: (973) 266.5770
Fax: (973) 675.6723

Manager of Facilities: Dario Lambkin
Supervisor, Custodial: Frank Santos