Top 10 Best New Jersey Vocational Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 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 Bergen County Academies, Academy For Allied Health Sciences and Academy For Information Technology. 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 44% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 57% 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).

Best New Jersey Vocational Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bergen County Academies
Vocational School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
200 Hackensack Avenue
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 343-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,098 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Academy For Allied Health Sciences
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
(908) 889-8288
Grades: 9-12
| 297 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Academy For Information Technology
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
(908) 889-8288
Grades: 9-12
| 300 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Biotechnology High School
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5000 Kozloski Road
Freehold, NJ 07728
(732) 431-7942
Grades: 9-12
| 323 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Communications High School
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
1740 New Bedford Road
Belmar, NJ 07719
(732) 681-1010
Grades: 9-12
| 320 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
High Technology High School
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ 07738
(732) 842-8444
Grades: 9-12
| 287 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Middlesex County Vocational 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
| 159 students
Rank: #2 - 82. - 8.
Union County Magnet High School
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
(908) 889-8288
Grades: 9-12
| 304 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Academy Of Allied Health And Science
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2325 Heck Avenue
Neptune, NJ 07753
(732) 775-0058
Grades: 9-12
| 300 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Hunterdon County Academies
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1445 State Route 31
Flemington, NJ 08822
(908) 788-1119
Grades: 9-12
| 133 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
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: #1212.
Bergen County Technical High School - Teterboro
Vocational School
Math: 91% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
504 Route 46 West
Teterboro, NJ 07608
(201) 343-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 665 students
Rank: #1313.
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: #1414.
Marine Academy Of Science And Technology
Vocational School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
305 Mast Way
Highlands, NJ 07732
(732) 291-0995
Grades: 9-12
| 282 students
Rank: #1515.
Union County Technical
Vocational School
Math: 86% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1776 Raritan Rd
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
(908) 889-8288
Grades: 9-12
| 447 students
Rank: #1616.
Morris County School Of Technology
Vocational School
Math: 85% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 East Main Street
Denville, NJ 07834
(973) 627-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 742 students
Rank: #1717.
Academy For Biotechnology
Vocational School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
96 Powerville Road
Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046
(973) 334-8480
Grades: 9-12
| 19 students
Rank: #1818.
Academy For Performing Arts
Vocational School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
(908) 889-8288
Grades: 9-12
| 224 students
Rank: #1919.
John F. Scarpa Technical Education Center Of Cumberland Coun
Vocational School
Math: 65% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3400 College Drive
Vineland, NJ 08360
(856) 451-9000
Grades: 9-12
| 493 students
Rank: #2020.
Applied Technology High School
Vocational School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652
(201) 343-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 90 students
Rank: #2121.
Explore 2000 Middle School
Vocational School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
180-9th St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 631-6395
Grades: 6-8
| 150 students
Rank: #2222.
County Prep High School
Vocational School
Math: 45% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
525 Montgomery Street
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 631-6302
Grades: 9-12
| 899 students
Rank: #2323.
Marine Academy Of Technology And Environmental Science
Vocational School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
195 Cedar Bridge Road
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
(609) 978-8439
Grades: 9-12
| 275 students
Rank: #2424.
Academy For Environmental Science
Vocational School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1010 Weldon Road
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
(973) 697-3535
Grades: 9-12
| 31 students
Rank: #2525.
Somerset County Vocational Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
14 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
(908) 526-8900
Grades: 9-12
| 315 students
Rank: #2626.
Gloucester County Institute Of Technology
Vocational School
Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1360 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ 08080
(856) 468-1445
Grades: 9-12
| 1,393 students
Rank: #2727.
Mercer County Technical School Stem Academy
Vocational School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1200 Old Trenton Road, Comm. B
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
(609) 570-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 75 students
Rank: #2828.
Mercer County Technical School Health Sciences Academy
Vocational School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1085 Old Trenton Road
Trenton, NJ 08690
(609) 586-5144
Grades: 9-12
| 112 students
Rank: #2929.
Performing Arts Academy Of The Ocean County Vocational Technical
Vocational School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Joint Base Mcguire-dix-lakehur
Lakehurst, NJ 08733
(732) 286-5678
Grades: 9-12
| 258 students
Rank: #3030.
High Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: 30% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2000 85th Street
North Bergen, NJ 07047
(201) 662-6801
Grades: 9-12
| 1,123 students
Rank: #3131.
Passaic County Technical Institute
Vocational School
Math: 45% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
45 Reinhardt Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
(973) 790-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 3,481 students
Rank: #3232.
Newark Technical
Vocational School
Math: 31% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
91 West Market Street
Newark, NJ 07103
(973) 412-2204
Grades: 9-12
| 771 students
Rank: #3333.
North 13th Street Technical
Vocational School
Math: 30% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
300 N 13th St
Newark, NJ 07107
(973) 412-2203
Grades: 9-12
| 690 students
Rank: #3434.
Camden County Technical School-gtc
Vocational School
Math: 30% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
343 Berlin Cross Keys Road
Sicklerville, NJ 08081
(856) 767-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,322 students
Rank: #3535.
Ocean County Vocational Technical School Waretown Center
Vocational School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
423 Wells Mills Road
Waretown, NJ 08758
(732) 286-5660
Grades: 9-12
| 53 students
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