A great place to learn and grow!
More and more families are choosing Summit, NJ because of our outstanding, high-achieving public schools.

The best schools of New Jersey
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.

  • The nationally-ranked Summit public school system has one high school and one middle school, and five elementary schools.
Positive learning environment
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.

What is going on in the district?
Please visit the newly re-designed Summit Public Schools website for 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.