Top 10 Best New Jersey Vocational Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 69 vocational public schools serving 27,606 students in New Jersey.
Vocational schools offer a series of courses which directly prepare individuals in paid or unpaid employment in jobs that have requirements other than a baccalaureate or advanced degree.
The top ranked vocational public schools in New Jersey are High Technology High School, Union County Magnet High School and Bergen County Academies. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New Jersey vocational public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 55% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top New Jersey Vocational Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    High Technology High School Vocational School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    765 Newman Springs Road
    Lincroft, NJ 07738
    (732) 842-8444

    Grades: 9-12 | 287 students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Union County Magnet High School Vocational School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288

    Grades: 9-12 | 304 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Bergen County Academies Vocational School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    200 Hackensack Avenue
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    (201) 343-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,098 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Biotechnology High School Vocational School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5000 Kozloski Road
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732) 431-7942

    Grades: 9-12 | 323 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Academy For Allied Health Sciences Vocational School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288

    Grades: 9-12 | 297 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Marine Academy Of Technology And Environmental Science Vocational School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    195 Cedar Bridge Road
    Manahawkin, NJ 08050
    (609) 978-8439

    Grades: 9-12 | 275 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Academy For Information Technology Vocational School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288

    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Bergen County Technical High School - Teterboro Vocational School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    504 Route 46 West
    Teterboro, NJ 07608
    (201) 343-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 665 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Academy Of Allied Health And Science Vocational School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2325 Heck Avenue
    Neptune, NJ 07753
    (732) 775-0058

    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Middlesex County Vocational 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 | 269 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Communications High School Vocational School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1740 New Bedford Road
    Belmar, NJ 07719
    (732) 681-1010

    Grades: 9-12 | 320 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Academy For Mathematics Science And Engineering Vocational School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    520 West Main Street
    Rockaway, NJ 07866
    (973) 664-2301

    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Middlesex County Vocational Academy Math Science &engineering Techn Vocational School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    100 Technology Drive
    Edison, NJ 08837
    (732) 452-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 159 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Marine Academy Of Science And Technology Vocational School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    305 Mast Way
    Highlands, NJ 07732
    (732) 291-0995

    Grades: 9-12 | 282 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Hunterdon County Academies Vocational School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1445 State Route 31
    Flemington, NJ 08822
    (908) 788-1119

    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Union County Technical Vocational School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1776 Raritan Rd
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288

    Grades: 9-12 | 447 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Academy For Biotechnology Vocational School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    96 Powerville Road
    Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046
    (973) 334-8480

    Grades: 9-12 | 19 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Academy For Environmental Science Vocational School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1010 Weldon Road
    Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
    (973) 697-3535

    Grades: 9-12 | 31 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Academy For Performing Arts Vocational School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1776 Raritan Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908) 889-8288

    Grades: 9-12 | 224 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Morris County School Of Technology Vocational School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    400 East Main Street
    Denville, NJ 07834
    (973) 627-4600

    Grades: 9-12 | 742 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Mercer County Technical School Health Sciences Academy Vocational School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1085 Old Trenton Road
    Trenton, NJ 08690
    (609) 586-5144

    Grades: 9-12 | 112 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    John F. Scarpa Technical Education Center Of Cumberland Coun Vocational School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3400 College Drive
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    (856) 451-9000

    Grades: 9-12 | 493 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Mercer County Technical School Stem Academy Vocational School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1200 Old Trenton Road, Comm. B
    Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
    (609) 570-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Performing Arts Academy Of The Ocean County Vocational Technical Vocational School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Joint Base Mcguire-dix-lakehur
    Lakehurst, NJ 08733
    (732) 286-5678

    Grades: 9-12 | 258 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Explore 2000 Middle School Vocational School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    180-9th St
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 631-6395

    Grades: 6-8 | 150 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    County Prep High School Vocational School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    525 Montgomery Street
    Jersey City, NJ 07306
    (201) 631-6302

    Grades: 9-12 | 899 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    High Technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 40% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2000 85th Street
    North Bergen, NJ 07047
    (201) 662-6801

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,123 student
  • Rank: #2828.
    Applied Technology High School Vocational School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    400 Paramus Road
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201) 343-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Gloucester County Institute Of Technology Vocational School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1360 Tanyard Road
    Sewell, NJ 08080
    (856) 468-1445

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,393 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Somerset County Vocational Technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    14 Vogt Drive
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (908) 526-8900

    Grades: 9-12 | 315 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Passaic County Technical Institute Vocational School
    Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45 Reinhardt Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973) 790-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,481 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Newark Technical Vocational School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    91 West Market Street
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973) 412-2204

    Grades: 9-12 | 771 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    North 13th Street Technical Vocational School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 N 13th St
    Newark, NJ 07107
    (973) 412-2203

    Grades: 9-12 | 690 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Bloomfield Technical Vocational School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    209 Franklin Street
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003
    (973) 412-2206

    Grades: 9-12 | 509 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Middlesex County Vocational School Piscataway Vocational School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    21 Suttons Lane
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732) 985-0717

    Grades: 9-12 | 391 students
  • Show 34 more Vocational public schools in New Jersey (out of 69 total schools)
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