Summit...A great place to grow & learn

More and more families are choosing Summit, NJ because of our outstanding, high-achieving public schools.

Summit offers an outstanding mix of public and private educational institutions.

  • The nationally-ranked Summit public school system has one high school and one middle school, and five elementary schools.
  • There are three private and parochial schools and eight preschool and daycare facilities.

The City of Summit Common Council and Summit Board of Education have made a positive, long-term commitment to develop the best schools in the state of New Jersey right here in Summit.

Continuing improvements and additions to our public schools are being made to meet the growing enrollment, and to create an environment where innovation and creativity flourish to best enhance student performance.

In an effort to reach all families, the District Communications Office publishes a Weekly Review with updates on events and information for both primary centers and all five elementary schools, as well as Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School and Summit High School.