Lewis F. Cole Middle School 467 Stillwell Ave, Fort Lee, NJ07024 After finishing sixth grade at one of four Fort Lee area elementary schools, students come together for their seventh…More and eighth grade years at Lewis F. Cole Middle School. The school is located next to Sugarman Sports Complex near William Birch Park. The academic program at the middle school consists of Language Arts, World History, Pre-Algebra and Life Science for seventh graders with French or Spanish, Geography and Computer Applications offered as semester courses. Eighth graders take Language Arts, American History and Civics, Algebra, Earth Science and French or Spanish five days a week. Both grade levels participate in the Unified Arts program, which includes Music, Industrial Arts, Art or Home Economics. Highlights at the school are its Bias Busters, a student group dedicated to preventing behavioral bias among their peers and the student-produced and multi-award-winning literary magazine, "INTERMEDIA." Extra-curricular activities include Band, Chorus, Drama, Student Council and Yearbook among many others.
The Fort Lee School District is comprised of six schools: four elementary schools, Lewis F. Cole Middle School and…More Fort Lee High School. The building on Whiteman Street near School No. 1 is where you will find the offices of the district's business administrator, director of special services, superintendent of schools and other administrators.
The Fort Lee Borough Board of Education is a member of the New Jersey School Boards Association. The nine-member school board holds regular meetings on either the first and third or second and fourth Mondays of the month at 8pm at the School No. 1 library located at 250 Hoym Street.