08536 Public Schools

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There are 5 public schools in 08536 Plainsboro, NJ, serving 4,806 students.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 49%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

08536, New Jersey Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • PlainsboroCommunity Middle School
    55 Grovers Mill Rd
    PlainsboroNJ08536
    (609)716-5300
    1166 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Plainsboro
    John V B Wicoff Elementary School
    Plainsboro Rd
    PlainsboroNJ08536
    (609)716-5450
    471 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Plainsboro
    Millstone River School
    75 Grovers Mill Rd
    PlainsboroNJ08536
    (609)716-5500
    843 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Plainsboro
    Town Center Elementary School Plainsboro
    700 Wyndhurst Dr
    PlainsboroNJ08536
    (609)716-8330
    667 students | Gr. KG-3
  • Plainsboro
    Wwindsor Plainsboro North High School
    90 Grovers Mill Rd
    PlainsboroNJ08536
    (609)716-5100
    1659 students | Gr. 9-12

Zipcode Statistics

AboutZipcode 08536 Zipcode Statistics (NJ) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 20,073 people 8,686,416 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 75% 35%
Median Household Income $85,291 $78,182
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Did You Know?
Public schools in zipcode 08536 have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.59, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.66. The most diverse school in zipcode 08536 is Wwindsor Plainsboro North High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or in the USA.