Towns & Schools

Education in New Jersey

New Jersey Monthly's bi-annual education issue includes our ranking of the best schools in the state, an exploration of school reform, an in-depth look at the new PARCC testing and plenty more!
With an emphasis on science and math, a new wave of vocational schools is attracting some of Jersey’s brightest students.

Day Trips

Jersey’s Palisades have a hike for every skill level—plus hawk watching, picnicking and more.
One of the state's largest apple growers, Melick's Town Farm in Califon offers wagon rides and good times for the whole family.

Shore Towns

Our spotlight shore destination for 2014 are The Wildwoods. Check out our in-depth report to find out what makes this spot such a gem!
Living down its past, a longtime Shore favorite puts on a family-friendly face.