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These are some of the top-rated public schools in New Jersey based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
College Success Award
These are some of the best public high schools in New jersey at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
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Reviews from schools in New Jersey
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Parent / Guardian
October 14, 2021
Individualized instruction. Caring dedicated staff. Many opportunities to explore and create interests. My child is thriving.
Review for The Center School
Parent / Guardian
October 14, 2021
While our school was shut down due to Covid our teachers actually drove by our houses. They had a mini-like parade. What a great way to show us they really care and give us hope! Thankfully, we... More
Parent / Guardian
October 13, 2021
If your child or children have IEP's this is not the school for them. Their special education is lacking. They don't help the kids the way they should or even understand, or try to educate themselves... More