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2023 Best Public Schools in New Jersey

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  1. #25 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Summit Senior High School

    Summit Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    162 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 162 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,152,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  2. #26 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Communications High School

    Monmouth County Vocational School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Coming from a smaller, public K-12 elementary/middle school, I really wanted to maintain that smaller school atmosphere while also finding a school more catered to the way I learn. I found that when....

    Read 147 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 306,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  3. #28 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    J.P. Stevens High School

    Edison Township School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    471 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I like that J.P. Stevens High School is competitive in numerous aspects. It is a good academic school that encourages its students to work and study hard for their future. The school is not only....

    Read 471 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,667,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  4. #29 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    South Brunswick High School

    South Brunswick School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says South Brunswick High School is a good all around institution. There are a decent amount of resources provided to ready students for college, while there is access to a wide variety of courses for....

    Read 508 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,977,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  5. #30 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Northern Valley Regional High School - Old Tappan

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    Northern Valley Regional High School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Northern Valley Regional High School is a very good school. There is a lot of diversity among the students. The teachers, staff, and administration are all very friendly and you can easily get along....

    Read 250 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,085,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  6. #31 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Middlesex County Academy for Allied Health & Biomedical Sciences

    Middlesex County Vocational & Technical School District, NJ,

    8-12,

    147 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says It was a school where I had to grow, for better or for worse. The school is tiny, so everyone in your grade will know each other. While this let me build some great bonds with people, it also means....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 276,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  7. #6 Best Public Elementary Schools in New Jersey.

    Princeton Charter School

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    Public School,

    PRINCETON, NJ,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended Princeton Charter School from Kindergarten all the way through 8th grade. It was a great experience, and I will really miss the school. Academically, PCS is one of the best elementary/middle schools out there. They have exceptionally strong Math and Language departments. However, the one of the best parts about this school are the...There's also a strong community supporting the students. Some of my favorite Charter memories come from the various Picnics, Carnivals, and Field Days we did. I strongly recommend Princeton Charter....

    Read 19 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 426,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  8. #7 Best Public Elementary Schools in New Jersey.

    Glenwood Elementary School

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    Millburn Township School District, NJ,

    K-4,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Strong academics with long-standing, on-site before and aftercare options that incorporate meaningful supplemental learning. More importantly, demanding parents / disciplined students due to...Downsides are ethnic self-segregation by families outside of school (not an issue in school), extremely time constrained parents, and lack of any meaningful representation of working class students....Would encourage any parent to visit and understand all these dynamics before purchasing a home zoned into Glenwood. Those looking for a Hallmark card, traditional American elementary school....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 357,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  9. #33 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Moorestown High School

    Moorestown Township Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Not until the end of high school did I understand how lucky I was to be surrounded by such incredible teachers and peers at Moorestown. As an Asian woman, one of the only issues I faced at....

    Read 220 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,291,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  10. #34 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Haddonfield Memorial High School

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    Haddonfield Public Schools, NJ,

    9-12,

    182 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 182 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 877,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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