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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 90 alternative public schools in New Jersey, serving 2,084 students.
  • New Jersey alternative public school have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 53% statewide average).
  • The top ranked alternative public school in New Jersey are Essex Campus Academy, Essex High School and Newark Leadership Academy. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is less than the New Jersey public school average of 12:1.

Top New Jersey Alternative Public Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Adult Diagnostic And Treatment Center Alternative School
    8 Production Way
    Avenel, NJ 07001
    (732)574-2250

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Albert C Wagner Correctional Facility Alternative School
    Ward Avenue
    Bordentown, NJ 08505
    (609)298-0500

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Alternative High School Alternative School
    5 Colt Street
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)321-0570

    Grades: 6-12 | 164 students
  • Alternative Middle & High School Alternative School
    Salem Community College, David
    Penns Grove, NJ 08069
    (856)935-7552

    Grades: 6-12 | 46 students
  • Alternative School At Levitt Alternative School
    80 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
    Willingboro, NJ 08046
    (609)835-8600

    Grades: 6-12 | 18 students
  • Ancora Psychiatric Hospital Alternative School
    202 Spring Garden Rd
    Hammonton, NJ 08037
    (609)567-8306

    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
  • Ann Klein Forensic Center Alternative School
    1610 Stuyvesant Ave
    Trenton, NJ 08625
    (609)633-0883

    Grades: 12 | 1 students
  • Atlantic County Alternative High School Alternative School
    4805 Nawakwa Blvd
    Mays Landing, NJ 08330
    (609)625-2249

    Grades: 9-12 | 56 students
  • Atlantic County Juv Det Center Alternative School
    800 Buffalo Avenue
    Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
    (609)965-3583

    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
  • Atlantic Regional School Alternative School
    2562 Tilton Rd
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    (609)645-6748

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Atlantic Transitional Education Center Alternative School
    2562 Tilton Road
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609)645-6748

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Bergen County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    296 E Ridgewood Ave
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201)599-6185

    Grades: 9-11 | 13 students
  • Bergen Regional School Alternative School
    374 E Ridgewood Ave
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201)261-6230

    Grades: 2-12 | 44 students
  • Burlington County Alternative High School Alternative School
    1020 Briggs Road
    Mount Holly, NJ 08060
    (609)894-9311

    Grades: 6-12 | 102 students
  • Burlington County Juven Det Center Alternative School
    620 Pemberton Browns Mills Rd
    Mount Holly, NJ 08060
    (609)726-7150

    Grades: 7-12 | 21 students
  • Burlington Regional School Alternative School
    704 Woodlane Rd
    Mount Holly, NJ 08060
    (609)267-7595

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Burlington Trans Ed Center Alternative School
    704 Woodlane Road
    Mount Holly, NJ 08060
    (609)267-7595

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Camden County Youth Center Alternative School
    Woodbury Turnersville Rd Lake
    Blackwood, NJ 08012
    (856)374-6100

    Grades: 8-12 | 37 students
  • Camden Virtua Excel Alternative School
    1000 Atlantic Avenue
    Camden, NJ 08104
    (856)541-9212

    Grades: 5-9 | 8 students
  • Camden Virtua Insight Alternative School
    1000 Atlantic Avenue
    Camden, NJ 08104
    (856)541-9212

    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
  • Camden Virtua Kids In Transition Alternative School
    1000 Atlantic Ave
    Camden, NJ 08104
    (856)541-9212

    Grades: 8-11 | 10 students
  • Cape May Regional School Alternative School
    131 Crest Haven Rd
    Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    (609)463-4870

    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
  • Cape May Transitional Education Center Alternative School
    131 Crest Haven Road
    Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    (609)463-3578

    Grades: 9-12 | 26 students
  • Career And Innovation Academy Of Orange Alternative School
    123 Cleveland Street
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)673-0746

    Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
  • Catapult Academy Alternative School
    311 Blanding Blvd
    Camden, NJ 08103
    (231)232-2222

    Grades: 6-12 | 72 students
  • Cherry Hill Regional School Alternative School
    210 Evesham Rd
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
    (856)795-0282

    Grades: 3-12 | 45 students
  • Cherry Hill Tran-education Center Alternative School
    30 Evesham Rd W
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
    (856)795-0282

    Grades: 8-11 | 5 students
  • Costello Prep Alternative School
    800 Carranza Rd
    Vincentown, NJ 08088
    (609)268-1424

    Grades: 9-12 | 20 students
  • Cumberland County Juv Center Alternative School
    135 Sunny Slope Lane
    Bridgeton, NJ 08302
    (856)455-0717

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Cumberland Regional School Alternative School
    928 West Sherman Ave
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    (856)696-6830

    Grades: 7-12 | 10 students
  • Cumberland Trans Ed Center Alternative School
    928 West Sherman Avenue
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    (856)839-3242

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Doves Alternative School
    West Burlington St
    Bordentown, NJ 08505
    (609)324-0392

    Grades: 7-10 | 5 students
  • Edna Mahan Correctional Facility For Women Alternative School
    30 County Rte 513
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    (908)735-3641

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Essex Campus Academy Alternative School
    369 Passaic Avenue
    Fairfield, NJ 07004
    (973)575-0469

    Grades: 7-12 | 27 students
  • Essex County Youth House Alternative School
    80 Duryea Street
    Bridgeton, NJ 08302
    (973)484-4908

    Grades: 8-12 | 72 students
  • Show 55 more Alternative public schools in New Jersey (out of 90 total schools)
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