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Newsweek: Basking Ridge Has One of America's Top High Schools

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Credits: Wally Pardo
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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Ridge High School is the the second-best public high school in New Jersey, and one of the top high schools in the United States, according to rankings published this week by Newsweek magazine.

Ridge High School was ranked No. 37 in the U.S. by the national publication. It has a graduation rate of 100 percent, with 96 percent of its graduates college-bound and a "college readiness" score of 88.3.

According to Newsweek, students at Ridge have an average SAT score of 1773 and an average ACT score of 26.2.

The full study can be found here: http://www.newsweek.com/high-schools/americas-top-high-schools-2015.

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