Our goal as educators is in instill in our students a high degree of moral and ethical values that will become the foundation for their future endeavors. We are fortunate to have a strong home school connection at our school. At Miller School we feel that positive attitudes promoting good character are essential to establishing a positive learning environment. Our school is recognized as a National School of Character, Future Ready Bronze School and PTA National School of Excellence.
|White|| 60% |
|Black|| 8% |
|Asian|| 21% |
|Hispanic|| 9% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 2% |
|Female|| 46.8% |
|Male|| 53.2% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 19% |
|Students with disabilities|| 13% |
|English learners|| 10% |
|Homeless students|| 0% |
|Students in foster care|| 0% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Kindergarten|| 15% ||47|
|1st Grade|| 17% ||55|
|2nd Grade|| 16% ||52|
|3rd Grade|| 13% ||41|
|4th Grade|| 19% ||60|
|5th Grade|| 19% ||61|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||0|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 5% |
|1 to 5 days|| 36% |
|6 to 10 days|| 39% |
|11 to 15 days|| 16% |
|Over 15 days|| 3% |
|English|| 79.4% |
|Other|| 10.1% |
|Russian|| 3.8% |
|Spanish|| 2.8% |
|Gujarati|| 1.9% |
|Arabic|| 1.9% |
Learn more about William A. Miller Elementary School.
The Miller School faculty consists of 38 professionals who educate 330 students. Our professional staff meets the Highly Qualified Teacher requirement established by the NJ State Board of Education. It is the goal of the administration and staff to develop a quality educational program for all students attending Miller School. The philosophy of Miller School is consistent with the Mission Statement and List of Beliefs developed by the staff and adopted by the Board of Education.
Language Arts-integrating instruction in writing, speaking and listening when reading. Mathematics-promoting students' problem solving skills while developing a strong foundation in calculation using math manipulatives and calculators.
Art Club, STEM Club, ESL Club PTA sponsored clubs
PARCC Club, Storytelling/Drama Club, STEM Club
All staff continue to participate in various staff development activities such as Professional Learning Communities. Training includes: Frontline, EnVisions, Technology, Project Read and Journeys.
ESL, OT,PT, Speech, and Special Education services as needed.
A breakfast program is provided. The food service program aligns with nutritional guidelines. A variety of healthy foods are available for students daily. All students receive physical education instruction each week.
The PTA and Parent Advisory groups are an essential part of our school community. They provide funding for various events as well as offer their individual expertise. Various partnerships have been established by community businesses.
Miller School reopened in 1996. Our building is air-conditioned. Interactive white boards are in all classrooms, projectors, HP Streams, and Kindle Fires are available.