Top 10 Best Middlesex County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 203 public schools serving 127,037 students in Middlesex County, NJ (there are 114 private schools, serving 16,307 private students). 89% of all K-12 students in Middlesex County, NJ are educated in public schools compared to the NJ state average of 87%. Middlesex County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Middlesex County, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in Middlesex County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best Middlesex County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Middlesex County Voc Academy Math Science &engineering Techn
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
100 Technology Drive
Edison, NJ 08837
(732) 452-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 169 students
Rank: #22.
Middlesex County Voc Academy Allied Health & Biomedical Science
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1 Convery Boulevard
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
(732) 634-5858
Grades: 8-12
| 276 students
Rank: #33.
Monmouth Junction Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
630 Ridge Road
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
(732) 329-6981
Grades: PK-5
| 326 students
Rank: #44.
Walter M. Schirra Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
One Awn St
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
(732) 360-4495
Grades: K-5
| 253 students
Rank: #55.
Community Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
95 Grovers Mill Road
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
(609) 716-5300
Grades: 6-8
| 1,131 students
Rank: #66.
Woodbrook Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15 Robin Road
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 452-2901
Grades: K-5
| 988 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Hatikvah International Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 78% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7 Lexington Avenue
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 254-8300
Grades: K-8
| 546 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Woodrow Wilson Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
50 Woodrow Wilson Drive
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 452-2870
Grades: 6-8
| 1,208 students
Rank: #99.
John Adams Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1081 New Dover Road
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 452-2920
Grades: 6-8
| 986 students
Rank: #1010.
Applegarth Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
227 Applegarth Rd
Monroe Township, NJ 08831
(609) 655-0604
Grades: 4-5
| 450 students
Rank: #1111.
Martin Luther King Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
285 Tingley Lane
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 452-2980
Grades: K-5
| 700 students
Rank: #1212.
Cranbury School
Math: 76% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
23 N Main St
Cranbury, NJ 08512
(609) 395-1700
Grades: PK-8
| 458 students
Rank: #1313.
Menlo Park Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
155 Monroe Avenue
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 452-2910
Grades: K-5
| 851 students
Rank: #1414.
John P. Stevens High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
855 Grove Avenue
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 452-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 2,667 students
Rank: #1515.
Warnsdorfer Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9 Hardenburg Lane
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 613-6880
Grades: PK-5
| 447 students
Rank: #1616.
James Madison Intermediate School
Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
838 New Dover Road
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 452-2960
Grades: 3-5
| 635 students
Rank: #1717.
Brooks Crossing Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
50 Deans Hall Road
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
(732) 821-7478
Grades: PK-5
| 584 students
Rank: #1818.
J.v.b. Wicoff Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
510 Plainsboro Road
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
(609) 716-5450
Grades: K-3
| 349 students
Rank: #1919.
Edgar Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
49 Brunswick Avenue
Metuchen, NJ 08840
(732) 321-8770
Grades: 5-8
| 743 students
Rank: #2020.
Oak Tree Road Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Wilus Way
Iselin, NJ 08830
(732) 602-8424
Grades: K-5
| 478 students
Rank: #2121.
Central Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
371 Cranbury Road
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 613-6820
Grades: PK-5
| 430 students
Rank: #2222.
Frost Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
65 Frost Avenue
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 613-6850
Grades: PK-5
| 449 students
Rank: #2323.
West Windsor-plainsboro High School North
Math: 67% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
90 Grovers Mill Road
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
(609) 716-5100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,521 students
Rank: #2424.
John F Kennedy Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2900 Norwood Avenue
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
(908) 754-4620
Grades: PK-4
| 268 students
Rank: #2525.
Cambridge Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35 Cambridge Road
Kendall Park, NJ 08824
(732) 297-2941
Grades: PK-5
| 488 students
Rank: #2626.
Irene E. Feldkirchner Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
105 Andrew Street
Dunellen, NJ 08812
(732) 968-1052
Grades: PK-4
| 330 students
Rank: #2727.
Lawrence Brook Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
48 Sullivan Way
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 613-6870
Grades: PK-5
| 431 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Crossroads North Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
635 Georges Road
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
(732) 329-4191
Grades: 6-8
| 843 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
John Marshall Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15 Cornell Street
Edison, NJ 08817
(732) 650-5370
Grades: K-5
| 774 students
Rank: #3030.
Crossroads South Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
195 Major Road
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
(732) 329-4633
Grades: 6-8
| 1,071 students
Rank: #3131.
Oak Tree Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
226 Applegarth Road
Monroe Township, NJ 08831
(609) 655-7642
Grades: PK-3
| 768 students
Rank: #3232.
Harry S. Truman Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
One Taft Place
Parlin, NJ 08859
(732) 525-5215
Grades: K-3
| 453 students
Rank: #3333.
Churchill Jr High School
Math: 62% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
18 Norton Road
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 353-0915
Grades: 8-9
| 1,336 students
Rank: #3434.
Memorial Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11 Ely Ave
South Amboy, NJ 08879
(732) 290-3876
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #3535.
Knollwood Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
333 Willow Avenue
Piscataway, NJ 08854
(732) 885-1528
Grades: K-3
| 505 students
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Middlesex County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
51 First Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
(732) 376-6070
Grades: K-4
| 789 students
1717 Lester Place
Piscataway, NJ 08854
(732) 752-8652
Grades: 4-5
| 505 students
842 Glassboro Rd
Highland Park, NJ 08904
(856) 629-2400
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1125 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 745-5300
Grades: 6-12
| 1,432 students
256 Easton Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 247-3832
Grades: Inquire with school
| 54 students
1690 Stelton Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854
(732) 317-0300
Grades: 7-12
| 12 students
21 Suttons Lane
Piscataway, NJ 08854
(732) 572-9494
Grades: 9-12
| 195 students
Us Highway 130
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
(732) 297-8991
Grades: 8-12
| 50 students
274 State Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
(732) 826-3360
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Nuview Academy Annex (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
1690 Stelton Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854
(732) 777-9860
Grades: 5-12
| 6 students
333 High Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
(732) 376-6250
Grades: PK
| n/a students
274 State Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
(732) 826-3360
Grades: PK
| 285 students
150 Lincoln St
South Amboy, NJ 08879
(732) 525-5200
Grades: PK
| n/a students
77 Turner Street
Port Reading, NJ 07064
(732) 602-2525
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
125 Jackson Street
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
(908) 754-4620
Grades: PK
| 173 students
351 Mechanic Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
(732) 324-9860
Grades: PK
| 300 students
Selover School (Closed 2011)
Special Education School
150 Lincoln St
Sayreville, NJ 08872
(732) 525-5533
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
19 South Main Street
Parlin, NJ 08859
(609) 397-2012
Grades: PK-6
| 52 students
15 Paddock St
Avenel, NJ 07001
(732) 499-5061
Grades: 9-10
| 7 students
1277 Rahway Ave
Avenel, NJ 07001
(732) 499-5956
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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