Deerfield is often referred to as "the center of town" in Mountainside. The school educates students in grades 3-8…More and it strives to create a balance between rigorous academic achievement and enrichment opportunities before, during and after school within the community.
Particular emphasis has been placed on several district initiatives which include a shift toward 21st-century learning, such as computer literacy and study skills.
For more information regarding Deerfield, please call the school.
Beechwood School is one of the three schools which, along with Deerfield and Governor Livingston, make up the…More Mountainside school district.
Students from pre-kindergarten to 2nd grade attend Beechwood before moving on to Deerfield and then to Governor Livingston for high school.
School officials say their goals are "to have our children excited about coming to school, feeling positive about learning and about themselves, and interacting with other children and adults in a productive manner."