Clinton school information

IndexClintonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores65%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools21,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Clinton, NJ educational system consists of 2 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Clinton public schools have average test scores of 65% which is 50% higher than than the New Jersey average and 31% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Clinton public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.9% have completed high school, 51.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Clinton are 31% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Clinton.
  • 93.2% of people in Clinton have completed 8th grade.
  • 92.9% of people in Clinton have completed high school.
  • 51.1% of people in Clinton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Clinton

IndexClintonNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade93.2%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school92.9%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college74.8%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree56.6%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors51.1%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters15.7%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.8%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.6%1.5%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Asbury, NJ26076%54%
Bradley Gardens, NJ14,41372%46%
Skillman, NJ21171%44%
Port Colden, NJ11865%31%
Chester, NJ1,57764%30%
Clinton, NJ2,67965%31%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Trenton, IL2,68033%33%
Lake Helen, FL2,67865%32%
Provincetown, MA2,68052%6%
Black Canyon City, AZ2,68140%20%
Sisseton, SD2,68234%31%
Clinton, NJ2,67965%31%
Source: The Clinton, NJ education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.