Locals love the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Public Schools, and in 2016, Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School was ranked #76 out of 337 of New Jersey’s Public High Schools.

“It's simple—we have great schools teachers and administrative who care about our kids.” -George Hansen 

“[My kids went to] School One, Park Middle and Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School! Just like me and my dad!” -Kathy

“I have several family members that attended the schools and they love it. They played on different sports teams [and] several have gone on to college.” -Pamela Harris

“McGinn was the best. High school was very positive. Also had kids in the share time program at the votech and Allied Health which offers great opportunities.” -Linda

“McGinn has the best principal and activities.” -Christine

“Great music programs and generally good academics.” -Stacy McAnulty

Elementary Schools

“Love the family friendly community environment plus great teachers [at Coles]!” -Brown Family

“[My kids went to] Evergreen Elementary and Park Middle School. Evergreen is the greatest school, period. The faculty, principal, PTA and even neighborhoods surrounding the school are very friendly, personable and hands-on. All parents are involved in the school somehow and it's truly a wonderful environment. We couldn't have picked a better town or location for our kids to grow up in.”  -Claire

“My child went to McGinn Elementary School; the teachers were great.” -Bruce Ford

“[My kids are] not yet at the public school, but excited to start at School One and have heard nothing but great things. Can't wait to start, we have had a great impression of the school principal.” -Arianny

Middle Schools

“Good staff involvement with children [and] parents [at Park].” -Laura T Siegels

High School

Private Schools