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2022 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey

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  1. #1 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Delbarton School

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    Private School,

    MORRISTOWN, NJ,

    7-12,

    125 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Love it! It is just the best. I am a current sophomore here and I cannot help but note how amazing the staff, students, and all people involved in Delbarton are!.

    Read 125 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 17,

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  2. #2 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Ramapo High School

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    Ramapo Indian Hills Regional High School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    191 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Ramapo High School has been nothing short of unforgettable. From the first day of freshman year to now - as I am in the home stretch of my senior year - it has been a place of....

    Read 191 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 30,

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  3. #3 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Red Bank Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    RED BANK, NJ,

    9-12,

    141 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from Red Bank Catholic a few years ago. I had the opportunity to take some really cool classes (CADD, engineering, AP Physics) that really helped me get ahead my freshman year in college. Casey for life!.

    Read 141 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 28,

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  4. #4 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Wayne Hills High School

    Wayne Township Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    249 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I absolutely love attending Wayne Hills High School! It is a great environment for all students to learn and succeed. Through the activities and clubs provided by Wayne Hills High School, students....

    Read 249 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 36,

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  5. #5 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Don Bosco Preparatory High School

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    Private School,

    RAMSEY, NJ,

    9-12,

    97 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Going to Don Bosco Prep was the best thing that could’ve ever happened to me. Whatever you wanted to do while there, you were supported by all faculty and stuff while also being pushed by other....

    Read 97 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 19,

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  6. #6 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    West Essex High School

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    West Essex Regional School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    225 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says After moving through multiple different schools, this schools was different. I learned a lot about myself and people were accepting, the teachers were especially really easy to communicate with and I....

    Read 225 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 27,

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  7. #7 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Cedar Creek High School

    Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    183 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Great magnet programs and staff! Guidance department could reach out to students more often though when it comes to the time to applying for colleges, scholarships, etc..

    Read 183 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 26,

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  8. #8 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Shawnee High School

    Lenape Regional High School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    270 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Through 500+ sports, clubs, and extracurricular activities to get involved in, I have enriched my life greatly. From music programs like theatre and band to science/engineering courses and clubs, I....

    Read 270 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 27,

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  9. #9 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Westfield Senior High School

    Westfield Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    265 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Absolutely phenomenal education! I always felt that my teachers cared about me--even when the work was beyond grueling. I went into the high school timid and nervous, but left confident and....

    Read 265 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 28,

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  10. #10 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Bergen Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    ORADELL, NJ,

    9-12,

    137 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Bergen Catholic is an extremely culturally diverse high school. There is an unbreakable brother-like bond between the student body. I made unforgettable memories and made lifelong friendhsips. It is....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 17,

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  11. #11 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Haddonfield Memorial High School

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    Haddonfield Public Schools, NJ,

    9-12,

    181 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says HMHS is very competitive when it comes to academics and teachers tend to favor those who are overachievers. Sports are extremely important to everyone and if you don't play one, you're automatically....

    Read 181 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 23,

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  12. #12 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Seton Hall Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    WEST ORANGE, NJ,

    9-12,

    166 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I live in Hackettstown, in Warren county, so I have to commute every morning(two trains and a bus), and I still could not ask for a better high school experience. The teachers are wonderful and....

    Read 166 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 16,

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  13. #13 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Ridgewood High School

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    Ridgewood Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    237 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says This school goes above and beyond to prepare you for higher education, all while providing you with the tools to become the best version of yourself. This school is everything you could ever want,....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 25,

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  14. #14 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Manasquan High School

    Manasquan School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    200 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Manasquan Highschool. When I walk through the doors at Manasquan, I automatically feel safe and at home. As I walk up the stairs, I see all my friends standing....

    Read 200 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 27,

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  15. #15 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    St. Augustine Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    RICHLAND, NJ,

    9-12,

    76 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son is smart, but not driven. He needed motivation to push him to achieve. He received excellent counseling, guidance, and academic help from the teachers and staff at St. A. Prep. We believe...He loves his school. Bullying at St. A is non exsistant, and all the boys support and look out for one another. It might sound corny, but they truly treat each other as brothers. He is only a....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 22,

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  16. #16 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    River Dell Regional High School

    River Dell Regional School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    180 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says River Dell is a surprisingly good school. I've only had a handful of bad teachers, and that's an accomplishment. Teachers, especially in senior year, are extremely understanding, and most decent ones....

    Read 180 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 27,

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  17. #17 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Saint Peter's Prep

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    Private School,

    JERSEY CITY, NJ,

    9-12,

    182 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Saint Peter's Prep was the best choice I've made for my life as I am currently a High school Senior and I transferred here when I was Junior. Not only has the school aided and supported me through my....

    Read 182 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 19,

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  18. #18 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Christian Brothers Academy

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    Private School,

    LINCROFT, NJ,

    9-12,

    113 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved the community and rigor at the community as well as the athletic programs there. I have met many people including teachers, coaches, and friends/teammates that have become irreplaceable....

    Read 113 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 18,

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  19. #19 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Immaculate Heart Academy

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    Private School,

    TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, NJ,

    9-12,

    174 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Immaculate Heart Academy with all my heart! The sisterhood atmosphere and friendly environment that it invites has been perfect for me. Also, learning at an all girls catholic school creates....

    Read 174 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 15,

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  20. #20 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Northern Highlands Regional High School

    Public School,

    ALLENDALE, NJ,

    9-12,

    245 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says There are so many opportunities at NHRHS. There is an elective for everyone and there is a lot of clubs to choose from. There are also so many sports (including bowling and golf) for you to get....

    Read 245 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 28,

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  21. #21 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Gloucester Catholic Junior Senior High School

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    Private School,

    GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ,

    7-12,

    123 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Gloucester Catholic is the best environment you could ever place your child. It is safe, friendly, educational, vocational and most importantly a home to all of its students. Academically,....

    Read 123 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 25,

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  22. #22 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Summit Senior High School

    Summit Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    160 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Good school overall - strong sports and arts programs, good college support and prep, large enough population with plenty of subgroups to switch between if you get bored/cast out of one. Lots of...However, the STEM clubs and hands-on aspects of the STEM fields are very lacking in funding, advisors, and participation (or non-existent). Expect to have to pull the entire weight of the club...The administrators are hardasses sometimes and don't understand humor or teen culture well, they take things too seriously sometimes.If you are new to the district and you haven't been in Summit for a while, you'll feel like an outcast a lot of times. It's definitely a community of rich kids who've grown up together for...No regrets though..

    Read 160 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 27,

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  23. #23 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Middletown High School South

    Middletown Township Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    269 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Amazing clubs, teachers, courses, and environment! South has a wide spread of opportunities for students. Teachers are kind, the security guards spread a lot of positivity, and the building stays....

    Read 269 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 27,

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  24. #24 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Jackson Memorial High School

    Jackson Township School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    260 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Jackson Memorial is a great school to go to, while they may not be first in the state they have a great academics program. Not to mention the schools variety of clubs, activities, and sports. The....

    Read 260 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Number of Sports: 31,

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  25. #25 Best High Schools for Athletes in New Jersey.

    Ridge High School

    Bernards Township School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    243 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says ACADEMICS: People in the reviews are complaining too much about how hard the academics are... there's nothing wrong with our academics. Y'all just need to apply yourself! And we have plenty of...FACULTY/ADMINISTRATION: Generally excellent teachers who help you get through. Few bad apples here/there but that's inevitable. School board makes some bad decisions now and then though.CLUBS/ACTIVITIES: Lots of options. Whether you're an artsy kid, a sporty kid, a band kid, or a STEM kid, there's something for you, and you'll enjoy it. I've heard school spirit's apparently lacking...DIVERSITY: We have people of all races, heritages, and LGBT categories here. We're pretty tolerant I guess.SAFETY: We're in, like, one of the safest towns in America. Besides, we have a pretty strict visitor policy, and even implemented an ID system starting this year.FOOD: Average I guess..

    Read 243 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 32,

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