Highest, Lowest High School Graduation Rates in South Jersey
The New Jersey Department of Education School Performance Report for 2018-19 is out with statistics grading the performance of New Jersey's schools and school districts in testing, attendance and preparation for college.
With thanks to Press of Atlantic City for the research, here are Atlantic, Cape May and Cumberland counties highest and lowest high school graduation rates.
1- Atlantic County Institute for Technology, A.C.I.T. ranks best in the state with graduation rate of 99.2% for 2018-19
2- Ocean City H.S. - 96.8%
3- Cumberland Regional H. S. - 94.6%
3- Atlantic City H.S. - 80.8%
2- Lower Cape May Regional H. S. - 80.1%
1- Wildwood H. S. - 74.6%