We often get some negative news when it comes to schools, but this time it's a very positive report on education here in the Garden State. According to a new survey 2016 survey by Wallethub. The new data shows New Jersey schools ranking 2nd in the nation!

Here's a look at the top 5

  1. Massachusetts
  2. New Jersey
  3. Connecticut
  4. Vermont
  5. Wisconsin

The survey (in a recent PATCH article) also found New Jersey schools have the fourth lowest teacher-to-pupil ratio; the third lowest dropout rate; and the fourth highest math scores.

The Bottom 5

  • District of Columbia
  • Arizona
  • Alaska
  • New Mexico
  • Louisiana

How do you feel about our schools at the Jersey Shore ? What would you give them A,B,C,D,F ?