Springfield Schools

The Springfield Board of Education is committed to providing high quality, efficient educational programs through which all students achieve the New Jersey Core Curriculum Contents Standards. Every effort is made to ensure that the district’s certificated and support personnel are among the best in their fields.

Springfield schools

Elementary School

  • Edward V. Walton Early Childhood Center (Pre K-2), 601 Mountain Avenue

  • James Caldwell Elementary School (3-5), 36 Caldwell Place

  • Thelma L. Sandmeier Elementary School (3-5), 666 South Springfield Avenue


Springfield schools

Middle School

  • Florence M. Gaudineer Middle School (6-8)                75 South Springfield Avenue

High School


  • Jonathan Dayton High School (9-12)                          139 Mountain Avenue  Offers Advance

Placement (AP) classes in the humanities (AP English Language and Composition, AP Art History, AP Studio Art, AP Music Theory, AP United States History, AP European History, and AP Psychology), sciences (AP Chemistry, AP Physics, and AP Biology), and (AP Calculus BC and AP Statistics) and AP Computer Science. All students have laptops. The “Bulldogs” compete in the Union County Interscholastic Athletic Conference.