Living in Upper Montclair, New Jersey


Upper Montclair, a community nestled in Montclair, New Jersey is home to over 11,000 people. Upper Montclair is home to a downtown known as the Business District filled with unique local merchants and small businesses. Also home to many parks and nature reserves including the Presby Memorial Iris Gardens.


The Commute


Just 12 miles from New York City, Upper Montclair is serviced by the NJ Transit Montclair- Boonton Train Line as well as the Decamp bus line which takes commuters straight to Port Authority Bus Terminal. The seamless commute from Upper Montclair provides the perfect living situation for post city life. 


The Schools 


Serving Kindergarten through 12th grade, Montclair's Award Winning Magnet- School System offers a unique learning experience based on specific students interests. Each elementary and middle school is identified by themes such as global studies, science & technology, creating connections, Montessori, university, STEM, environmental science, and gifted & talented. 


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Elementary Schools


Edgemont Montessori School (Montessori) LEARN MORE


Nishuane Elementary (K-2, Gifted and Talented) LEARN MORE


Hillside Elementary (3-5, Gifted and Talented) LEARN MORE


Bradford Elementary (K-5, The University Magnet) LEARN MORE


Charles H. Bullock Elementary (K-5, Environmental Science) LEARN MORE


Northeast Elementary (K-5, Global Studies) LEARN MORE


Watchung Elementary (K-5, Science and Technology) LEARN MORE


Middle School


Glenfield Middle School (6-8, Visual and Performing Arts) LEARN MORE


Buzz Aldrin Middle School (6-8, The STEM Magnet) LEARN MORE


Renaissance at Rand (6-8, Liberal Arts) LEARN MORE


High School 




Montclair High School (9-12) LEARN MORE
 


In addition to the public school district, there are also many private Schools Near North Caldwell. Some of the private school options are:


Montclair Kimberly Academy


Newark Academy 


Golda Och


Mount Saint Dominic Academy


Saint Peters Prep


Seton Hall Prep


 

To learn more about Upper Montclair, NJ CLICK HERE to chat with The Bolcar Team.