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Washington School

As one enters Washington School, the building seems to hum with productivity, and visible evidence of children’s learning in an environment that is positive and supportive. It is evident that a critical connection has been made between the student’s academic, emotional and social needs and their need to feel safe, accepted and valued.


The Nutley School District serves approximately 4,100 students in Kindergarten through grade 12. The five elementary schools serve students K-6 and include Lincoln School, Radcliffe School, Spring Garden School, Washington School and Yantacaw School. John H. Walker Middle School serves students in grades 7-8 while Nutley High School addresses the needs of students in grades 9-12.