According to a new survey New Jersey ranked Number 1 for the best public schools in the nation!The survey was compiled by which is a financial website. The site used 12 factors to determine the best and worst public schools in the nation. The factors included student-teacher ratios, dropout rates, test scores and bullying incidents.

New Jersey also came in 4th for math test scores and fifth for school saftey. Overall, New Jersey public schools were TOPS in the nation!

Once again, we're getting ready to salute the hard working and dedicated South Jersey teachers with our Lite Rock Teacher of the Month for the 2014-15 school year.

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