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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 21 top blue ribbon public preschools in New Jersey, serving 7,702 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 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Top New Jersey Blue Ribbon Public Preschools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Newark Branch Brook School
    228 Ridge St
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)268-5220

    175 students
    Year: 2004
  • Cranbury Cranbury School
    23 N Main St
    Cranbury, NJ 08512
    (609)395-1700

    492 students
    Year: 2009, 2016
  • Ringoes East Amwell Township Elementary School
    43 Wertsville Rd, P O Box 680
    Ringoes, NJ 08551
    (908)782-6464

    364 students
    Year: 2018
  • Haddonfield Elizabeth Haddon School
    501 West Redman Avenue
    Haddonfield, NJ 08033
    (856)429-0811

    351 students
    Year: 2015
  • Essex Fells Essex Fells Elementary School
    102 Hawthorne Rd
    Essex Fells, NJ 07021
    (973)226-0505

    205 students
    Year: 2016
  • Spring Lake H W Mountz Elementary School
    411 Tuttle Ave
    Spring Lake, NJ 07762
    (732)449-6380

    207 students
    Year: 2015
  • Newark Harriet Tubman Elementary School
    504 S Tenth St
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-6934

    338 students
    Year: 2007
  • Waldwick Julia A Traphagen School
    153 Summit Avenue
    Waldwick, NJ 07463
    (201)445-0730

    408 students
    Year: 2009
  • Princeton Littlebrook School
    39 Magnolia Lane
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)806-4250

    327 students
    Year: 2017
  • Colonia Lynn Crest Elementary School
    98 Ira Avenue
    Colonia, NJ 07067
    (732)499-6558

    383 students
    Year: 2010
  • Ramsey Mary A. Hubbard Elementary School
    10 Hubbard Lane
    Ramsey, NJ 07446
    (201)785-2301

    405 students
    Year: 2012
  • Chatham Milton Avenue School
    16 Milton Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)457-2508

    356 students
    Year: 2014
  • Basking Ridge Mount Prospect Elementary School
    111 Hansom Rd
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908)470-1600

    671 students
    Year: 2014
  • Bayonne Nicholas Oresko Community School
    33 East 24th Street
    Bayonne, NJ 07002
    (201)858-6281

    466 students
    Year: 2008
  • Bloomfield Oak View Elementary School
    150 Garrabrant Avenue
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003
    (973)680-8590

    369 students
    Year: 2007
  • Ocean Gate Ocean Gate Elementary School
    126 West Arverne Avenue, Po Bo
    Ocean Gate, NJ 08740
    (732)269-3023

    140 students
    Year: 2010
  • Paterson School 28
    200 Presidential Boulevard
    Paterson, NJ 07522
    (973)321-0280

    492 students
    Year: 2018
  • Sea Girt Sea Girt Elementary School
    451 Bell Place
    Sea Girt, NJ 08750
    (732)449-3422

    153 students
    Year: 2017
  • Chatham Southern Boulevard School
    192 Southern Boulevard
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)457-2509

    464 students
    Year: 2015
  • Elizabeth Victor Mravlag School No. 21
    132 Shelley Avenue
    Elizabeth, NJ 07208
    (908)436-4861

    597 students
    Year: 2008
  • Oceanport Wolf Hill Elementary School
    29 Wolf Hill Avenue
    Oceanport, NJ 07757
    (732)542-0683

    339 students
    Year: 2018
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