Somerset is home to many excellent schools that are sure to suit every educational need your family may have. The area offers superb public schools, private schools, colleges and universities. The Somerset community is dedicated to providing a safe and encouraging environment where all students can grow and achieve their goals on a daily basis.
Somerset County Public Schools
Bedminster Township Public Schools - This is a K-8 school that sends it's high school students to Bernards High. (See Somerset Hills School District)
Bedminster Township Public School is a Pre-K-8 school located in Somerset County, New Jersey, with an enrollment of 620, a staff of 66 teachers and a full time Child Study Team
Bernards Township Public Schools
(The following information is sourced from http://www.bernardsboe.com/BernardsBOE/default.aspx. For this and more information, please follow the link.)
The mission of the Bernards Township School District is to provide a superior education which results in academic excellence, responsible behavior, good citizenship and fosters social-emotional development.
Branchburg Township Schools
The Branchburg Township Schools will, in an active and responsible partnership with the community, provide a quality education to all students that insures all pupils achieve the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards at all grade levels. Through a nurturing, relevant learning environment, we will produce productive, respectful and accountable citizens who are life long learners.
Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District
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The Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District (BRRSD), in collaboration with the community, provides a balanced, challenging, and comprehensive education that meets or exceeds New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards and empowers every student to archieve his or her full potential as a lifelong learner and contributing member of society.
Franklin Township Public Schools
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Franklin Township, the largest township in Somerset County, occupies an area of 46.9 square miles in central New Jersey. The school community enjoys a population representative of diverse economic, ethnic, and social backgrounds and fifty-seven (57) different native languages.
Hillsborough Township Public Schools
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Hillsborough Township is the largest municipality in Somerset County, covering an area of 54 square miles with approximately 37 thousand residents. Centrally located in New Jersey, Hillsborough is only 60 minutes west of New York or east of Philadelphia. This residential community encompasses Belle Mead, Blackwells Mills, Flagtown, Neshanic, and South Branch, with homes tucked into wooded lands or surrounded by rolling fields.
Somerset County Vocational and Technical High School
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Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School is a fully accredited, four year high school located on an eighty acre campus on North Bridge Street and Vogt Drive in Bridgewater. Serving all of Somerset County, SCVTHS accepts students on a full or shared-time basis for the twenty challenging programs that combine training in occupational and academic skills.
The Somerset Hills School District - Serves students in grades K-12 from Bernardsville, Far Hills and Peapack-Gladstone plus high school students from Bedminster Township.
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The mission of The Somerset Hills School District, a visionary learning community, is to ensure that each student discovers the power of his or her unique abilities as a socially responsible citizen of the world through a system distinguished by dedication to innovation, forging global connections, celebration of diversity, creative use of technologies, and compelling learning experiences while maintaining an expectation of achievement beyond the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards
You are invited to explore this site to learn more about the instructional programs in the Somerville Public Schools, our comprehensive student and family support services, and the sense of community we create for all children
Somerset Area Private Schools
Delbarton School 7-12 for boys. In Morristown
Far Hills Country Day School PK-8 in Far Hills
Gill-St. Bernard's PK-12 in Gladstone
Lord Stirling School 7 yrs – 21 yrs.
The Pingry School K-12
Rutgers Preparatory School PK-12
School of Saint Elizabeth PK-8
The School of Saint James PK-8
The Willow School PK-8 in Gladstone
Colleges and Universities
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Princeton simultaneously strives to be one of the leading research universities and the most outstanding undergraduate college in the world. As a research university, it seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding, and in the education of graduate students. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching
Raritan Valley Community College
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We are dedicated to the success of every student. Our students enjoy the benefits of small class sizes, personalized attention and dedicated faculty members who bring real world experience, as well as solid academic backgrounds, to the classroom. Forty-two percent of our faculty members have doctorates or the highest available degree offered in their field of study.
Rutgers – The State University of New Jersey
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Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities
Somerset Christian College
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Somerset Christian College will be a leading Christ-centered college offering innovative programs that challenge people to engage culture and serve Christ with passion.