New Providence High School
 
Opened on September 8, 1958
First Graduating Class June 23, 1960
 
School Nickname:  The Pioneers
School Colors:        Green and White
 
Community:  New Providence is a residential community of approximately 12,300 located in a suburban setting in northern New Jersey, 25 miles from New York City.  A significant number of the residents are associated with research centers in the area, while many commute daily to New York City.  New Providence proximity within the state affords its residents easy access to a wide variety of social,cultural and educational activities.
 
New Jersey Monthly Magazine rated New Providence High School #1 in the state in the 2012 ranking of all 322 New Jersey Public High Schools.
 
New Jersey Monthly Magazine rated New Providence High School #5 in the state in the 2010 ranking of all 322 New Jersey Public Schools.
 
New Jersey Monthly Magazine rated New Providence High School #17 in the state in its last ranking in 2008.
 
Schools:  New Providence has two elementary schools and a Middle School that is within the high school facility.  Each school provides excellent facilities and educational programs of high quality. 
 
Size:  Approximately 615 students in grades 9-12
 
 
Course Offerings:  Offer over 140 Courses
                           19 Advanced Placement Courses
                           17 Honors Level Courses
                           Shared-time vocational education training
 
Co-curricular Activities
 
Amnesty InternationArt National Honor SocietyAmnesty International
Biology ClubChallengeTeam Cheerleading
Chemistry Club Choir Color Guard 
Culinary Arts Competition ClubConcert Band  
Environmental Awareness Gay/Straight Alliance Industrial
Jazz BandMarching Band  Math Team
Literary Magazine Model UNNational Honor Society 
Orchestra    Peer LeadershipPhysics Club  
The ProvidentialSchool MusicalStage Crew
Swingn' StringsStudent CouncilYearbook
Youth and Government Women's ChoirWorld Language Club
           
                                                                                                                                                                                         
Athletic Program
 
Boy's Varsity        Baseball, Basketball, Cross-Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse,
                          Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Winter Track,
                          Wrestling
 
Boy's Jr. Varsity    Baseball, Basketball, Cross-Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse,
                           Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Winter Track,
                           Wrestling
 
Boy's Freshmen      Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer
 
Girl's Varsity          Basketball, Cross-Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball,
                           Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
 
Girl's Jr. Varsity     Basketball, Cross-Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball,
                           Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
 
Girl's Freshmen      Basketball, Softball, Volleyball, Soccer
 
 
Last Modified on August 4, 2016
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