The Millburn Township School District consists of seven schools, five elementary (grades K-5), one middle school (grades 6-8) and one high school (grades 9-12). In addition, the district runs an integrated preschool program for both special needs and regular education students. Approximately 4,900 students attend the district’s schools, which is known for their challenging curriculum.
Millburn Short Hills Elementary Schools
The five elementary schools (Deerfield, Glenwood, Hartshorn, South Mountain and Wyoming) consistently perform at the highest levels on New Jersey standardized tests. Each school focuses on the best instructional practice in reading and writing. The schools are communities dedicated to the development of the full potential of each student.
- Deerfield Elementary School – Address: 26 Troy Lane, Short Hills
- Glenwood Elementary School – Address: 325 Taylor Road South, Short Hills
- Hartshorn Elementary School – Address: 400 Harshorn Drive, Short Hills
- South Mountain Elementary School – Address: 2 Southern Slope Drive, Millburn
- Wyoming Elementary School – Address: 55 Myrtle Avenue, Millburn
Millburn Short Hills Middle School
Millburn Middle School has been selected as a New Jersey Benchmark School by the Business Coalition for Educational Excellence, based on the school’s consistently high performance on state proficiency assessments. Academic studies are supplements by courses in art, music, public speaking, leadership, writing and technology. Millburn Middle School’s program promotes leadership skills and provides many opportunities for students to participate in service learning activities that benefit both the school and the community.
- Millburn Middle School – Address: 15 Old Short Hills Road
Millburn Short Hills High School
Millburn High School has been consistently recognized as one of the most outstanding secondary school in both the state and the nation. In September 2010, it was, for the second consecutive time, named the best high school in the state. In 2007, the high school received the prestigious Blue Ribbon Award from the U.S. Department of Education and was named on the nation’s top 100 high schools. Ninety-eight percent of graduating seniors attend four year colleges and in recent years, the average combined SAT score for the school has been the highest in the state among public schools. The schools program of studies features 27 Advanced Placement (AP) courses and wide range of academic electives. These electives are taught on four levels of instructional demand: Accelerated, College Prep A, College Prep B and Non-Ranked. Students are also involved in extracurricular activities. Roughly 70 percent participate in the athletic program, which includes 29 varsity sports. Students also participate in a variety of vocal and instrumental groups, as well as more than 60 school clubs and organizations.
- Address: 462 Millburn Avenue, Millburn
- Millburn Board of Education: 434 Millburn Avenue, Millburn
Millburn Short Hills Private Schools
There are also private schools located in the town that offer excellent educational opportunities. In addition, there is a wide assortment of preschools in the area, providing early learning environments as well as high quality daycare.
- Far Brook School – Address: 52 Great Hills Road, Short Hills
- St. Rose of Lima School – Address: 52 Short Hills Avenue, Short Hills