U.S. News and World Report on Wednesday released its annual Best High Schools list, one of the most prominent national school rankings.
High Technology High School, a small Monmouth County academy with selective enrollment placed 22nd, the highest ranking among New Jersey schools.
What other schools made the cut? You'll find plenty of elite academies that require entrance exams as well as local high schools in some of the state's most affluent suburbs.
Check out the list below to see the 23 New Jersey school that made the top 500 and browse the full rankings here.
Read more about how the rankings were compiled at the bottom of the list.