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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 35 top blue ribbon public high schools in New Jersey, serving 27,285 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Top New Jersey Blue Ribbon Public High Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Scotch Plains Academy For Allied Health Sciences Vocational School
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)889-8288

    282 students
    Year: 2017
  • Scotch Plains Academy For Information Technology Vocational School
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)889-8288

    275 students
    Year: 2013
  • Scotch Plains Academy For Performing Arts Vocational School
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)889-8288

    190 students
    Year: 2016
  • Neptune Academy Of Allied Health And Science Vocational School
    2325 Heck Avenue
    Neptune, NJ 07753
    (732)775-0058

    295 students
    Year: 2018
  • Mays Landing Atlantic County Institute Of Technology High School Vocational School
    5080 Atlantic Avenue
    Mays Landing, NJ 08330
    (609)625-2249

    1425 students
    Year: 2008
  • Hackensack Bergen County Academies High School Vocational School
    200 Hackensack Avenue
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    (201)343-6000

    1059 students
    Year: 2015
  • Freehold Biotechnology High School Vocational School
    5000 Kozloski Road, P O Box 5
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732)431-7942

    327 students
    Year: 2014
  • Bloomfield Bloomfield Technical High School Vocational School
    209 Franklin Street
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003
    (973)412-2206

    496 students
    Year: 2009, 2015
  • Somerset Central Jersey College Prep Charter School Charter School
    17 Schoolhouse Rd
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)302-9991

    420 students
    Year: 2016
  • Chatham Chatham High School
    255 Lafayette Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)457-2505

    1202 students
    Year: 2004
  • Dover Dover High School
    100 Grace Street
    Dover, NJ 07801
    (973)989-2010

    937 students
    Year: 2013
  • Jersey City Dr Ronald Mcnair High School
    123 Coles Street
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201)418-7617

    710 students
    Year: 2018
  • Elizabeth Elizabeth High School
    447 Richmond St.
    Elizabeth, NJ 07202
    (908)436-5860

    844 students
    Year: 2015
  • Glen Rock Glen Rock High School
    400 Hamilton Avenue
    Glen Rock, NJ 07452
    (201)445-7700

    746 students
    Year: 2018
  • Haddonfield Haddonfield Memorial High School
    401 Kings Highway East
    Haddonfield, NJ 08033
    (856)429-3960

    798 students
    Year: 2004
  • Harrison Harrison High School
    800 Hamilton Street
    Harrison, NJ 07029
    (973)482-5050

    682 students
    Year: 2013
  • North Bergen High Technical High School Vocational School
    2000 85th Street
    North Bergen, NJ 07047
    (201)662-6801

    940 students
    Year: 2013
  • Lincroft High Technology High School Vocational School
    765 Newman Springs Road, Po Bo
    Lincroft, NJ 07738
    (732)842-8444

    295 students
    Year: 2003
  • Highlands Marine Academy Of Science And Technology Vocational School
    305 Mast Way
    Highlands, NJ 07732
    (732)291-0995

    297 students
    Year: 2013
  • Manahawkin Marine Academy Of Technology And Environmental Science Vocational School
    195 Cedar Bridge Road
    Manahawkin, NJ 08050
    (609)978-8439

    274 students
    Year: 2012
  • Woodbridge Middlesex County Vocational Academy Allied Health & Biomedical Science
    1 Convery Boulevard
    Woodbridge, NJ 07095
    (732)634-5858

    272 students
    Year: 2014
  • Edison Middlesex County Vocational Academy Math Science &engineering Techn
    100 Technology Drive
    Edison, NJ 08837
    (732)452-2600

    166 students
    Year: 2013
  • Millburn Millburn High School
    462 Millburn Ave
    Millburn, NJ 07041
    (973)564-7130

    1478 students
    Year: 2007
  • Denville Morris County School Of Technology Vocational School
    400 East Main Street
    Denville, NJ 07834
    (973)627-4600

    687 students
    Year: 2013
  • New Providence New Providence High School
    35 Pioneer Dr
    New Providence, NJ 07974
    (908)464-4700

    677 students
    Year: 2011
  • Newark Newark Technical High School Vocational School
    91 West Market Street
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)412-2204

    758 students
    Year: 2015
  • Newark North Star Academy Charter School Charter School
    10 Washington Place
    Newark, NJ 07102
    (973)642-0101

    3989 students
    Year: 2010
  • Lakehurst Performing Arts Academy Of The Ocean County Vocational Technical Vocational School
    Joint Base Mcguire-, Dix-lakeh
    Lakehurst, NJ 08733
    (732)286-5678

    266 students
    Year: 2014
  • Basking Ridge Ridge High School
    268 So Finley Ave
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908)204-2585

    1897 students
    Year: 2009
  • Rumson Rumson-fair Haven Regional High School
    74 Ridge Road
    Rumson, NJ 07760
    (732)842-1597

    987 students
    Year: 2011
  • Newark Science Park High School
    260 Norfolk Street
    Newark, NJ 07102
    (973)733-8689

    847 students
    Year: 2009
  • Tenafly Tenafly High School
    19 Columbus Drive
    Tenafly, NJ 07670
    (201)816-6614

    1148 students
    Year: 2005
  • Scotch Plains Union County Magnet High School Vocational School
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)889-8288

    298 students
    Year: 2004, 2013
  • Glen Gardner Voorhees High School
    256 County Route 513
    Glen Gardner, NJ 08826
    (908)638-6116

    1080 students
    Year: 2015
  • Wildwood Wildwood High School
    4300 Pacific Ave
    Wildwood, NJ 08260
    (609)522-7922

    241 students
    Year: 2013
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