Barnegat school information

IndexBarnegatNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores78%74%68%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,235
Total private schoolsn/a82324,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,965

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  • The average school test scores in Barnegat are 14% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Barnegat.
  • 88.7% of people in Barnegat have completed 8th grade.
  • 86.1% of people in Barnegat have completed high school.
  • 29.7% of people in Barnegat have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Barnegat

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  • Barnegat High School180 Bengal BlvdGrades: 09 - 12Students: 954 · Ratio: 14:1n/a
  • Cecil S Collins Elem570 Barnegat Blvd NorthGrades: KG - 05Students: 302 · Ratio: 13:183
  • Joseph T Donahue Elem200 Bengal BlvdGrades: KG - 05Students: 311 · Ratio: 17:179
  • Lillian M Dunfee Elem128 Barnegat BlvdGrades: KG - 05Students: 39 · Ratio: 12:171
  • Robert L Horbelt Elem104 Burr StreetGrades: KG - 05Students: 423 · Ratio: 17:177
  • Russell O Brackman M S600 Barnegat Blvd NorthGrades: 06 - 08Students: 784 · Ratio: 14:178

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Education level achieved in Barnegat

IndexBarnegatNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade88.7%87.2%83.8%
Completed high school86.1%85.9%82.4%
Completed some college58.1%59.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree38.9%42.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors29.7%36.4%29.3%
Completed masters7.8%13.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.5%3.9%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Barnegat (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Island Heights, NJ1,71093%36%
Lavallette, NJ2,02987%27%
Pine Beach, NJ2,23983%22%
Manahawkin, NJ2,60881%19%
Beachwood, NJ11,12781%19%
Barnegat, NJ3,50278%14%

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Paris, AR3,50380%17%
St. Johns, AZ3,50459%13%
Camden, DE3,50466%3%
Etowah, TN3,49850%27%
Eagle Grove, IA3,50676%12%
Barnegat, NJ3,50278%14%
Source: The Barnegat, NJ education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.