Welcome to Heywood Avenue School. We are located at 421 Heywood Avenue in Orange, New Jersey. We are a full-service Community School servicing over 400 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten to 7th Grade.
We are proud of our academic progress over the last 3 years and especially with our Project Lead the Way (PLTW). We are also a Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship Certified School; WIPRO Science Education Fellowship NJ in collaboration with Montclair State University.
We are the District's 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant recipient providing after-school enrichment programming in STEM and have a Strong Visual and Performing Arts program offering intensive study in Vocal and Instrumental Music, Visual Art and Dance.
Our 5th grade students received a full year of Coding via Code.org curriculum. 6th and 7th grade students received two Pre-Engineering courses via PLTW in "App Creators" and "Green Architecture"; all students in grades 5 - 7 select an Art elective for full year intensive study selecting from Dance, Visual Art, Vocal Music and Instrumental Music.