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2022 Best college prep public high schools in New Jersey

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  1. #1 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Bergen County Academies

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    Public School,

    HACKENSACK, NJ,

    9-12,

    531 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 531 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1470,

    Average ACT: 34,

  2. #2 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    High Technology High School

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    Public School,

    LINCROFT, NJ,

    9-12,

    104 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 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1520,

    Average ACT: 34,

  3. #3 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    The Academy for Mathematics, Science & Engineering

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    Public School,

    ROCKAWAY, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The Academy for Mathematics, Science & Engineering is not only a well designed program for students in Morris County interested in STEM, but is also the catalyst for the formation of a community of....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1530,

    Average ACT: 34,

  4. #6 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Princeton High School

    Princeton Public Schools, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Princeton High School was overall a good experience though i could at times be a bit rushed when it came to college applications and community hours. I personally wasn't notified....

    Read 330 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1350,

    Average ACT: 31,

  5. #9 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South

    West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The thing I very like about this school is the diversity and the inclusiveness of the school community. Everyone is so friendly to each other, including every known minority. There are many student ran clubs/activities, making students actually enjoy coming to school.The school provides varieties of courses, all in STEM, literature/history, and arts/music.The problem with this school is the old facilities. It is a pretty old school, and some facilities are broken. But the school administration is continuously working to fix/renew and build new....

    Read 314 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1390,

    Average ACT: 32,

  6. #10 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Millburn Senior High School

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    Millburn Township School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Millburn is a great place to be academically, athletically, and socially challenged. Without a doubt, it's a strenuous school. The workload is tough - sometimes overbearing - but it does pay off.....

    Read 197 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1370,

    Average ACT: 31,

  7. #11 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Academy for Information Technology

    Public School,

    SCOTCH PLAINS, 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+,

    Average SAT: 1370,

    Average ACT: 32,

  8. #12 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North

    West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says High School North is an amazing school with wonderful facilities and education that prepares students for college. I love the students and resources here, however, there is a lot competition amongst....

    Read 279 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1390,

    Average ACT: 31,

  9. #13 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Academy for Allied Health Science

    Public School,

    SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love this school! I love having the opportunity to take a class specifically involving health sciences and learning more about my future career before college. This school has great a great....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1360,

    Average ACT: 32,

  10. #17 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Montgomery High School

    Montgomery Township School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Montgomery High School provides students with countless opportunities across the board, giving students many opportunities to be successful and look for what they want to do. The school is very safe,....

    Read 407 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1360,

    Average ACT: 31,

  11. #18 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Middlesex County Academy for Allied Health & Biomedical Sciences

    Public School,

    WOODBRIDGE, NJ,

    8-12,

    143 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....

    Read 143 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1430,

    Average ACT: 33,

  12. #19 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Academy of Allied Health & Science

    Public School,

    NEPTUNE, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says When I applied to AAHS a few years ago, I honestly didn't know what to expect. But after my first few weeks at the Academy, I instantly knew I made the right choice. If you have the grades and test....

    Read 111 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1410,

    Average ACT: 32,

  13. #20 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Ridge High School

    Bernards Township School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    244 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 244 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1340,

    Average ACT: 30,

  14. #21 Best College Prep Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    J.P. Stevens High School

    Edison Township School District, NJ,

    9-12,

    462 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 462 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1390,

    Average ACT: 31,

  15. East Brunswick High School

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    East Brunswick Public Schools, NJ,

    10-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I rate East Brunswick High School 5 stars. During my junior year especially, I appreciate how well organized my school was during the pandemic. They heavily modified their system and made virtual....

    Read 584 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1310,

    Average ACT: 30,

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