Awards and Commendations PHS has Earned

US News Award


Piscataway High School Gets an “A”

Piscataway High School received an “A” and was ranked “above average to excellent” in a recent issue of Inside Jersey Magazine, a publication of the Star Ledger.  The article, entitled “New Jersey’s Top Performing Public High Schools,” rated schools throughout the state based on academic achievement and test score growth over a four-year period.  Piscataway High School was one of only nine schools out of twenty-seven in Middlesex County to be given an “A” rating.

Other Awards and Commendations Earned: 

  • Governor's School of Excellence, November 21, 2003 
  • Best Practice Award, 2002-03 for Comfort Zone 
  • Best Practice Award, 2004-05 for Life Skills and Beyond 
  • Golden Achievement Award, 2004 
  • Best Practice Award, 2005-06 for Senior Citizens Outreach Program & Exchange (SCOPE) 
  • National Coalition of Essential Schools, 2005. 1st school in the state to be granted full membership. 
  • National AVID School Certified School, 2006 
  • Amistad Fellow, 2006