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2023 Best Schools in New Jersey

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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    The Pingry School

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    Private School,

    BASKING RIDGE, NJ,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The Pingry School is a special school that serves the students ranging all the way from K-12, with its magical way of learning at its lower school campus while raising confident, and inquisitive...A school that is diverse like no other - we often remark - Pingry is the best possible confluence of cultures, people, and POVs. The credit goes to its Board of Trustees, Head of School, DEI&B team,...We are grateful for Pingry for everything it has been, is and will be!.

    Read 120 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,197,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #1 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    High Technology High School

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    Monmouth County Vocational School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Choosing this high school was one of the best decisions of my life! From amazing teachers to peers that support and get along with each other, High Technology High School provided me with the best....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 295,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    The Peddie School

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    Private School,

    HIGHTSTOWN, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Peddie makes an effort to inform prospective students of its academic rigor. And oh, is school hard at Peddie! The typical school day is packed with a class of challenging math, a productive....

    Read 150 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 532,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #3 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Bergen County Academies

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    Bergen County Vocational Technical School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Bergen County Academies is a school for intellectual and talented students with numerous opportunities and resources. The school has a wide variety of classes in all sorts of fields including....

    Read 534 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,118,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  5. #7 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Dwight-Englewood School

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    Private School,

    ENGLEWOOD, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

    63 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I've been here since the seventh grade. I'm gonna be totally honest, it's an incredibly expensive school and my family is a high donor. Unlike in my previous school, teachers are connected. It's not....

    Read 63 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 947,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  6. #8 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Kent Place School

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    Private School,

    SUMMIT, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Academically excellent, great leadership opportunities, and supportive staff. The school should have much higher rankings given how well it prepares well rounded and intelligent future leaders. In 2007, The Wall Street Journal already listed Kent Place School as one of the...The school has excellent academical cuticulum, strong STEM resources, and abundant student activities. At KPS learning with purpose, leading with ethics, thriving in community, and investing in one...KPS has a long history. Since 1894, KPS has dedicated to empowering girls. The results have been spectacular. KPS has sent students to many top institutions in the world..

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 649,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #9 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Princeton Day School

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    Private School,

    PRINCETON, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says PDS is a diverse independent school with many great characteristics. The academics and curriculum are very thorough and definitely help students get ready for what comes next. This school also has....

    Read 125 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 969,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #10 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Rutgers Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    SOMERSET, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son is now an Alumni of RPS. He began his journey at prep at age 3 (Pre K3) and graduated class of 2020. He is an RPS lifer! The school offered him a great academic program in addition to a...My son is now a sophomore at Johns Hopkins. His transition from high school to college was smooth thanks to RPS. He is an outstanding student with a passion for science, majoring in Molecular and....

    Read 100 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 640,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #11 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Blair Academy

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    Private School,

    BLAIRSTOWN, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have had a wonderful experience at Blair; our daughter is thriving. Blair has helped her develop academically and socially. We love Blair's challenging school curriculum, especially that each....

    Read 90 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 465,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  10. #12 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Montclair Kimberley Academy

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    Private School,

    MONTCLAIR, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says MKA's innovative teaching approach provides many different ways for students to understand content. They use advanced SmartBoard technologies, utilize group-led discussions, and emphasize community....

    Read 115 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,052,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  11. #13 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    The Wardlaw + Hartridge School

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    Private School,

    EDISON, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As parents of a child currently enrolled in the W+H Early Childhood Program, we are blown away by the curriculum, holistically. Our daughter LOVES SCHOOL! The faculty members are passionate about....

    Read 83 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 471,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  12. #6 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Academy for Information Technology

    Union County Vocational-Technical School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This school is pretty great, with extremely engaging teachers who care about their students. The smaller class sizes and specialized programs are great for creating bonds between the students and the....

    Read 120 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 284,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  13. #15 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    The Pennington School

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    Private School,

    PENNINGTON, NJ,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son is a senior who has attended The Pennington School since his freshman year and his experience has been tremendous! He has friends from all over the world, his classes have had about 8 to 13....

    Read 62 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 534,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  14. #8 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Bergen County Technical High School - Teterboro

    Bergen County Vocational Technical School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Bergen Tech Teterboro is really a wonderful school in so many ways! It has offered me so many different opportunities to further my academic career as well as many different ways to pursue my....

    Read 245 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 677,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  15. #16 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    The Wilberforce School

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    Private School,

    PRINCETON, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As a student who has attended the Wilberforce school from 8-12th grade with siblings currently in the lower and middle school, I have experienced much of the school in its entirety. I transferred...1. The Wilberforce school functions on a classical curriculum. Therefore, everyone takes mostly all the same classes. Personally, I love the small classes and intimate learning environment that...2. The teachers are AMAZING. They have not only helped me to grow in areas I previously had low confidence in (ie math, public speaking), but also have grown me as a whole person. Humane letters...3. I have been heavily involved in the musical and it has been one of the highlights of my time here!.

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 343,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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