NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence High School is the the fifth-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.
New Providence High School was ranked No. 68 in the U.S. by the national publication. It has a graduation rate of 100 percent, with 98.2 percent of its graduates college-bound and a "college readiness" score of 85.7.
According to Newsweek, students at NPHS have an average SAT score of 1726 and an average ACT score of 25.5.
The full study can be found here: http://www.newsweek.com/high-schools/americas-top-high-schools-2015.
Editor's Note: An earlier version of this story said New Providence was the third highest-ranked high school in New Jersey in the Newsweek survey. It is the fifth-highest ranked public high school in New Jersey. We apologize for our error.