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For the 2021 school year, there are 81 public schools serving 52,380 students in Somerset County, NJ. Somerset County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Somerset County, NJ are Milltown Primary School, Mount Prospect Elementary School and William Annin Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Somerset County, NJ public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in Somerset County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of New Jersey public schools.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Best Somerset County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Milltown Primary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    611 Milltown Road
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 927-9510

    Grades: PK-4 | 427 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mount Prospect Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    111 Hansom Rd
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908) 470-1600

    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
  • Rank: #33.
    William Annin Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    70 Quincy Road
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908) 204-2610

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,341 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Oak Street School Math: 86% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    70 W Oak St
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908) 204-2565

    Grades: K-5 | 489 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Montgomery Lower Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    373 Burnt Hill Road
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7604

    Grades: 5-6 | 708 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Branchburg Central Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    220 Baird Road
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908) 526-1415

    Grades: 6-8 | 501 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Montgomery Upper Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    375 Burnt Hill Road
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7603

    Grades: 7-8 | 826 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Mt. Horeb School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    80 Mt Horeb Rd
    Warren, NJ 07059
    (908) 753-5300

    Grades: PK-5 | 241 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Central School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    109 Mt Bethel Rd
    Warren, NJ 07059
    (908) 753-5300

    Grades: K-5 | 294 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Woodland School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    114 Stirling Rd
    Warren, NJ 07059
    (908) 753-5300

    Grades: K-5 | 265 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Angelo L. Tomaso School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    46 Washington Valley Rd
    Warren, NJ 07059
    (908) 753-5300

    Grades: K-5 | 264 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Ridge High School Math: 69% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    268 So Finley Ave
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908) 204-2585

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,884 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Sunnymead Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    55 Sunnymead Rd
    Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (908) 431-6600

    Grades: PK-4 | 461 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Montgomery High School Math: 70% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1016 Route 601
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7602

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,640 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Amsterdam Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    301 Amsterdam Drive
    Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (908) 431-6600

    Grades: K-4 | 512 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Hamilton Primary School Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9 Hamilton Lane
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 575-0050

    Grades: K-4 | 507 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Bradley Gardens Primary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    148 Pine Street
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 725-8444

    Grades: PK-4 | 294 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Woodfern Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    425 Woodfern Rd
    Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (908) 431-6600

    Grades: K-4 | 343 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Valley View School Math: 63% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    50 Valley View Road
    Watchung, NJ 07069
    (908) 755-4422

    Grades: 5-8 | 341 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Warren Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 Old Stirling Rd
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908) 753-5300

    Grades: 6-8 | 666 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Hillsborough Township Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    260 Triangle Road
    Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (908) 431-6600

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,196 student
  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Bayberry School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    113 Bayberry Lane
    Watchung, NJ 07069
    (908) 755-8184

    Grades: PK-4 | 342 students
  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Crim Primary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1300 Crim Rd
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 231-1022

    Grades: PK-4 | 383 students
  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Irene E. Feldkirchner Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    105 Andrew St
    Dunellen, NJ 08812
    (732) 968-1052

    Grades: PK-4 | 417 students
  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Van Holten Primary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    360 Van Holten Rd
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 231-1220

    Grades: K-4 | 416 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Auten Road Intermediate School Math: 72% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    281 Auten Road
    Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (908) 431-6600

    Grades: 5-6 | 1,138 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    Hillsborough Township Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    435 Route 206
    Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (908) 431-6600

    Grades: K-4 | 499 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Bridgewater-raritan Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    128 Merriwood Rd
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 231-8661

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,344 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Cedar Hill School Math: 79% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 Peachtree Road
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908) 204-2633

    Grades: K-5 | 594 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Stony Brook School Math: 80% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    136 Cedar Grove Rd
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908) 722-2400

    Grades: 4-5 | 342 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Woods Road Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    120 South Woods Rd
    Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (908) 431-6600

    Grades: PK-4 | 481 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Village Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 Main Boulevard
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7606

    Grades: 3-4 | 679 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Liberty Corner School Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    61 Church Street
    Liberty Corner, NJ 07938
    (908) 204-2550

    Grades: K-5 | 536 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Hillside Intermediate School Math: 59% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    844 Brown Road
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 231-1905

    Grades: 5-6 | 574 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Bedminster Township Public School Math: 58% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    234 Somerville Road
    Bedminster, NJ 07921
    (908) 234-0768

    Grades: PK-8 | 523 students
  • Show 46 more public schools in Somerset County, NJ (out of 81 total schools)
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