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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 25 top blue ribbon public middle schools in New Jersey, serving 14,439 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 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

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

  • School Location Students Year
  • Jersey City Academy I
    209 Bergen Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ 07305
    (201)915-6500

    483 students
    Year: 2017
  • Mountain Lakes Briarcliff Middle School
    93 Briarcliff Rd.
    Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046
    (973)334-0342

    313 students
    Year: 2017
  • Somerset Central Jersey College Prep Charter School Charter School
    17 Schoolhouse Rd
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)302-9991

    420 students
    Year: 2016
  • Clifton Classical Academy Charter School Charter School
    20 Valley Road
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)278-7707

    118 students
    Year: 2008
  • Cranbury Cranbury School
    23 N Main St
    Cranbury, NJ 08512
    (609)395-1700

    492 students
    Year: 2009, 2016
  • Wyckoff Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School
    344 Calvin Ct
    Wyckoff, NJ 07481
    (201)848-5750

    784 students
    Year: 2003
  • Ringoes East Amwell Township Elementary School
    43 Wertsville Rd, P O Box 680
    Ringoes, NJ 08551
    (908)782-6464

    364 students
    Year: 2018
  • Margate City Eugene A. Tighe Middle School
    7804 Amherst Avenue
    Margate City, NJ 08402
    (609)822-2353

    186 students
    Year: 2017
  • Newark The Gray Charter School Charter School
    55 Liberty Street
    Newark, NJ 07102
    (973)824-6661

    331 students
    Year: 2010
  • Spring Lake H W Mountz Elementary School
    411 Tuttle Ave
    Spring Lake, NJ 07762
    (732)449-6380

    207 students
    Year: 2015
  • Oceanport Maple Place Middle School
    Maple Place, 2 Maple Place
    Oceanport, NJ 07757
    (732)229-0267

    275 students
    Year: 2009
  • Brookside Mendham Township Middle School
    16 Washington Valley Road, Po
    Brookside, NJ 07926
    (973)543-2505

    372 students
    Year: 2014
  • Woodbridge Middlesex County Vocational Academy Allied Health & Biomedical Science
    1 Convery Boulevard
    Woodbridge, NJ 07095
    (732)634-5858

    272 students
    Year: 2014
  • New Providence New Providence Middle School
    35 Pioneer Drive
    New Providence, NJ 07974
    (908)464-9161

    367 students
    Year: 2007
  • Bayonne Nicholas Oresko Community School
    33 East 24th Street
    Bayonne, NJ 07002
    (201)858-6281

    466 students
    Year: 2008
  • Newark North Star Academy Charter School Charter School
    10 Washington Place
    Newark, NJ 07102
    (973)642-0101

    3989 students
    Year: 2010
  • Princeton Princeton Charter School Charter School
    100 Bunn Drive
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)924-0575

    347 students
    Year: 2004
  • Newark Robert Treat Academy Charter School Charter School
    443 Clifton Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)482-8811

    651 students
    Year: 2008
  • Westfield Roosevelt Intermediate School
    301 Clark St
    Westfield, NJ 07090
    (908)789-4560

    734 students
    Year: 2004
  • Cherry Hill Rosa International Middle School
    485 Browning Lane
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
    (856)616-8787

    814 students
    Year: 2009
  • Paterson School 28
    200 Presidential Boulevard
    Paterson, NJ 07522
    (973)321-0280

    492 students
    Year: 2018
  • Newark Science Park High School
    260 Norfolk Street
    Newark, NJ 07102
    (973)733-8689

    847 students
    Year: 2009
  • Sea Girt Sea Girt Elementary School
    451 Bell Place
    Sea Girt, NJ 08750
    (732)449-3422

    153 students
    Year: 2017
  • Elizabeth Victor Mravlag School No. 21
    132 Shelley Avenue
    Elizabeth, NJ 07208
    (908)436-4861

    597 students
    Year: 2008
  • Weehawken Woodrow Wilson Elementary School
    80 Hauxhurst Avenue
    Weehawken, NJ 07086
    (201)348-2701

    365 students
    Year: 2014
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