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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 105 public schools in Mercer County, NJ, serving 55,798 students.
  • Mercer County, NJ public school have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 53% statewide average). Schools in Mercer County have an average ranking in the top 50% of New Jersey public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Mercer County, NJ are Princeton Charter School, Thomas Edison Energysmart Charter School and Toll Gate Grammar School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey public school average of 12:1.

Top Mercer County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Albert E Grice Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    901 Whitehorse Hamilton Sq
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609)631-4152

    Grades: 6-8 | 881 students
  • Alexander Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    20 Robert Frost Drive
    Trenton, NJ 08690
    (609)631-4148

    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
  • Ann Klein Forensic Center Alternative School
    1610 Stuyvesant Ave
    Trenton, NJ 08625
    (609)633-0883

    Grades: 12 | 1 students
  • Bear Tavern Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1162 Bear Tavern Road
    Titusville, NJ 08560
    (609)737-4005

    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
  • Ben Franklin Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2939 Princeton Pike
    Lawrence Township, NJ 08648
    (609)671-5540

    Grades: PK-3 | 391 students
  • Columbus Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 Brunswick Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    (609)656-4690

    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
  • Community Park School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 30%
    372 Witherspoon Street
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)806-4230

    Grades: PK-5 | 376 students
  • Daylight/twilight High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    501 Edgewood Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4850

    Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
  • Dunn Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    401 Dayton Street
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609)656-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 909 students
  • Dutch Neck Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 20%
    392 Village Road East
    Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
    (609)716-5400

    Grades: K-3 | 687 students
  • Eldridge Park School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    55 Lawn Park Ave
    Lawrence Township, NJ 08648
    (609)671-5560

    Grades: K-3 | 232 students
  • Emily C Reynolds Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2145 Yardville Hamilton Sq
    Trenton, NJ 08690
    (609)631-4162

    Grades: 6-8 | 906 students
  • Ethel Mcknight Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    58 Twin Rivers Dr South
    Hightstown, NJ 08520
    (609)443-7800

    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
  • Ewing High School Math: 16% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    900 Parkway Ave
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)538-9800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1118 students
  • Foundation Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    363 West State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08608
    (609)920-9200

    Grades: K-12 | 1036 students
  • Francis Lore Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    13 Westwood Drive
    Trenton, NJ 08628
    (609)538-9800

    Grades: PK-5 | 580 students
  • Franklin Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 William Street
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609)656-4720

    Grades: K-5 | 400 students
  • George E. Wilson Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 Park Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609)631-4169

    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
  • Gilmore J Fisher Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1325 Lower Ferry Road
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)538-9800

    Grades: 6-8 | 747 students
  • Grace N. Rogers Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    380 Stockton St
    Hightstown, NJ 08520
    (609)443-7833

    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
  • Grant Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    159 N Clinton Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609)656-4730

    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
  • Greenwood Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2069 Greenwood Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609)631-4151

    Grades: PK-5 | 237 students
  • Gregory Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Rutherford Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4740

    Grades: K-5 | 538 students
  • Hamilton East - Steinert Math: 20% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2900 Klockner Road
    Trenton, NJ 08690
    (609)631-4150

    Grades: 9-12 | 1255 students
  • Hamilton North-nottingham Math: 12% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1055 Klockner Road
    Trenton, NJ 08619
    (609)631-4161

    Grades: 9-12 | 1258 students
  • Hamilton West-watson Math: 8% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2720 South Clinton Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609)631-4168

    Grades: 9-12 | 1243 students
  • Hedgepeth Williams Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 Gladstone Ave
    Trenton, NJ 08629
    (609)656-4760

    Grades: 6-8 | 611 students
  • Hightstown High School Math: 24% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    25 Leshin Lane
    Hightstown, NJ 08520
    (609)443-7738

    Grades: 9-12 | 1616 students
  • Hopewell Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 20%
    35 Princeton Avenue
    Hopewell, NJ 08525
    (609)737-4007

    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
  • Hopewell Valley Central High School Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 50%
    259 Pennington Titusville Rd
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609)737-4003

    Grades: 9-12 | 1153 students
  • International Academy Of Trenton Charter School Charter School
    Math: 9% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Perry Street
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)759-2005

    Grades: K-6 | 692 students
  • International Charter School Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    105 Grand Street
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609)394-3111

    Grades: K-4 | 89 students
  • Jefferson Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1 Whittlesey Road
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4660

    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
  • John Witherspoon Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 82%
    Rank: Top 10%
    217 Walnut Lane
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)806-4270

    Grades: 6-8 | 719 students
  • Johnson Park School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    285 Rosedale Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)806-4240

    Grades: PK-5 | 391 students
  • Show 70 more public schools in Mercer County, NJ (out of 105 total schools)
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