the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ridgewood NJ, NICHE put together a list of the 2020 Best School Districts ranking is based on rigorous analysis of academic and student life data from the U.S. Department of Education along with test scores, college data, and ratings collected from millions of Niche users.
The same methodology is used to produce the Overall Niche Grade for each ranked school district as well as additional school districts. Statistics obtained from the U.S. Department of Education represent the most recent data available, as self-reported by the school districts.
Using the Methodology Ridgewood Schools came in 16th in the state .
Here is the New Jersey List of the Top 25 .
- Princeton Public Schools (#17 nationally)
- Millburn Township School District (#20 nationally)
- Livingston Board of Education School District (#30 nationally)
- Summit Public School District (#48 nationally)
- Tenafly Public School District (#49 nationally)
- Northern Valley Regional High School District (#55 nationally)
- Mountain Lakes School District (#71 nationally)
- Bernards Township School District (#83 nationally)
- Haddonfield Public Schools (#87 nationally)
- Montgomery Township School District (#94 nationally)
- West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional School District
- Hopewell Valley Regional School District
- South Brunswick School District
- Westfield Public School District
- Hillsborough Township Public School District
- Ridgewood Public School District
- Fair Lawn School District
- Moorestown Township Public School District
- Mahwah Township Public School District
- West Morris Regional High School District, Chester
- Holmdel Township School District
- Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District, Martinsville
- Cranford Public School District
- New Providence School District
- East Brunswick Township School District