Manalapan Township is located within picturesque Monmouth County New Jersey.
The battle of Monmouth was an American revolutionary war, fought in June 1778, Led by General George Washington. It is now part of Monmouth Battlefield State Park. In Manalapan you will enjoy a relaxed atmosphere of country living with superior schools, excellent shopping, and a wide choice of cultural events close to home.
The education is rated as one of the best in the state of New Jersey. The children going on to higher education is very impressive. Gifted programs are available at all grade levels, and college advanced placement courses are offered at the high school level.
The high school has specialize learning centers offering advanced courses of study in creative and performing arts, international studies, medical sciences, business administration and computer sciences, should your child qualify. Manalapan High School is part of the Freehold Regional System. Institutions of higher education such as Princeton University, Rutgers, Monmouth University and Brookdale community college are all within a reasonable commute.
Manalapan township is conveniently located close to all types of shopping including a variety of specialty shops, quaint boutiques, which dot the Corridor of Route 9. There are several malls including Freehold Raceway Mall, Monmouth mall, E. Brunswick Square mall and the eclectic fare of the renowned Englishtown market which is an area landmark.
In the tranquil location of Manalapan every type of recreational activities is close by. Enjoy a round of golf at the private country clubs which are nearby or the public golf courses of Hominy Hill, Pebble Creek or Charlston Springs. There is an abundance of state parks which you and your family can enjoy fishing, hiking, picnicking, and many other activities. There is also a broad variety of cultural activities. The Twin Rivers Theatre in Red Bank. The Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank.The PNC bank arts center in Holmdel. McCarter Theatre at Princeton University, where you can enjoy a quality theatrical production. The scenic New Jersey shore offers boating and many other water sport activities. They are excellent medical facilities located in the surrounding towns. In addition Sloan Kettering will be opening a satellite location in December 2016 in Holmdel New Jersey.
Many different commuting options are available including the New Jersey Turnpike, the Garden State Parkway, Route 18, 33, 34 and 79 they are all easily accessible.
Come to Manalapan Township and live the life you’ve dreamed of in this wonderful community !!
Welcome to the award winning, central Monmouth County K-8 school district with a tradition of excellence.
Two of our schools, MEMS and Pine Brook, have received the coveted New Jersey Department of Education STAR School designation and a third school, Taylor Mills, was recognized for a statewide Best Practice Award.
Our students have succeeded scholastically on the national level in the Odyssey of the Mind and Continental Math League competitions. Our athletes have won numerous conference, county and state titles.
We are committed to educating the whole child both socially and academically. Our goal is to create a safe and stimulating environment for our lifelong learners.
Also, see third party ratings of the each school within the district here.