NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence High School has been rated No. 35 in New Jersey, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual list of 2015 Best High Schools rankings. 

New Providence High School has a total enrollment of 612 and a student to teacher ratio of 11:1.

U.S. News & World Report collaborated with the global nonprofit social science research firm RTI International. RTI implemented the US News rankings methodology based on the principles that a great high school must serve all of its students well, not just those who are college-bound, and that it must be able to produce measurable academic outcomes to show it is successfully educating its student body across a range of performance indicators.

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The publication also awarded 500 high schools in the gold medals, 2,027 schools silver and 3,990 bronze, with gold indicating the greatest level of college readiness.

In New Jersey, 27 schools earned gold medals, 31 schools earned silver and 41 bronze, with NPHS earning a silver medal.

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