WARREN, NJ - August 19, NJ.com published the yearly report on Inside Jersey' s New Jersey's Top Performing High Schools. The ratings were based on a 'new' formula that compared results during a four-year period, looking for trends in student achievement.
Watchung Hills Regional High School has earned the grade of "A".
Data came from the New Jersey Department of Education, which provided the High School Proficiency Assessment results for language arts and math tests for the general student population. SAT scores were added for each school and weighted them over the four-year period.
Schools that had higher than average test scores were given As and Bs, while schools with below-average scores earned Cs and Ds.
Somerset County's results with SAT scores and grade are:
Montgomery H.S. 1789, B
Ridge H.S. 1746, A
Bridgewater-Raritan High 1671 ,B
Watchung Hills Reg Hs 1685, A
Bernards H.S. 1708 ,A
Hillsborough H.S. 1660 ,B
Somerville H.S. 1606,B
Somerset County Voc-T 1484, C
Franklin H.S. 1414 ,C
Bound Brook H.S. 1361 ,C
Manville H.S. 1351 ,D
North Plainfield H.S. 1313 ,C
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