Berkeley Heights Schools

The Berkeley Heights Public Schools are a comprehensive community public school district serving students in pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade from Berkeley Heights in Union County, NJ. As of the 2012-13 school year, the district's schools had an enrollment of 2,739 students and 220.6 classroom teachers for a student–teacher ratio of 12.42:1.

GLHS Marching Band

The district's high school serves public school students of Berkeley Heights, along with those from the neighboring Borough of Mountainside who are educated at the high school as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Mountainside School District. Governor Livingston also provides programs for deaf, hard of hearing and cognitively-impaired students who are enrolled from all over north-central New Jersey.

Elementary Schools


  • Thomas P. Hughes Elementary School (K-5), 446 Snyder Ave

  • Mountain Park Elementary School (K-5), 55 Fairfax Dr

  • William Woodruff Elementary School (K-5), 55 Briarwood Dr

Thomas P. Hughes School

Middle School

  • Columbia Middle School (6-8), 345 Plainfield Ave High School


High School


  • Governor Livingston High School (9-12), 175 Watchung Blvd