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Bergenfield Schools

Schools in Bergenfield provide education for students in kindergarten through the twelfth grade. There are five public elementary schools and one public high school, one Catholic school, and one Montessori school.  

Bergenfield High School produces its own television station available to all Cablevision customers and boasts an acclaimed 196-member marching band.

• Franklin School (K-5)
• Jefferson School (K-5)
• Lincoln School (K-5)
• Hoover School (K-5)
• Washington School (K-5)
• Roy Brown Middle School (6-8)
• Bergenfield High School (9-12)
• St. John The Evangelist School (Pre-K-8)
• Montessori Early Learning Center (Pre-K-K)

Bergenfield Transportation and Commute :

Bergenfield is commuter friendly, with proximity to Route 9W and the Palisades Interstate Parkway that gives residents easy access to New York City.

New Jersey Transit bus service and private bus company service is available from Bergenfield to the George Washington Bridge bus terminal and the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan.

Trains are available in nearby River Edge and Hackensack, which offer park and ride stations. Trains ride to Hoboken Terminal with connections via the Secaucus Junction transfer station to New York Penn Station.

Ferry service to Manhattan is available from New York Waterway in Edgewater.

Newark Liberty International Airport and La Guardia Airport are about a 45 minutes’ drive away, and JFK International Airport is about one hour away by car.

About Bergenfield

Bergenfield boasts 17 parks and playgrounds including Cooper Park, Cooper Pond, Hickory Park and others.

The Bergenfield Museum houses the Tunis R. Cooper property, a historic landmark situated on Cooper Pond.

The Bergenfield Free Public Library is a member of the Bergen County Cooperative Library System and offers a community center for learning, culture and entertainment.

The Jewish Community Center (JCC) in nearby Tenafly is one of the largest in Bergen County, with sports indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and spaces for cultural events and community recreational activities in a state-of-the-art building about a 10-minute drive from Bergenfield.

The nearby Demarest Nature Center, Closter Nature Center and Tenafly Nature Center offer woods, ponds, brooks, meadows, and forests are available to explore, and educational and environmental programs are offered, along with a summer program for young people.

Nearby country clubs and golf courses are available for membership to Bergenfield residents.

Shopping in downtown Bergenfield and in nearby Tenafly and Cresskill includes stores for everyday needs, from supermarkets to auto repair, as well as specialty shops like boutiques, all located in the business districts separate from quiet residential areas.

New movies play at Clearview’s Bergenfield Cinema 5 one town away and at the Loews Cineplex in Paramus at the intersections of Route 4 and Route 17.

The Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus, about five miles from Bergenfield, is the largest mall in the state, with more than 300 upscale shops and boutiques.

General Information

Town Name: Bergenfield
City Hall: Bergenfield Borough Hall
Address: 198 North Washington Ave., Bergenfield NJ 07621
Phone Number: 201-387-4055
Distance to NYC: 16.2 miles
Town Website:
Library Website:
Water Service: United Water Company
Gas & Electric: P.S.E. & G.