Closter school information

IndexClosterNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores90%74%68%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools21,60479,235
Total private schools282324,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,965

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  • The average school test scores in Closter are 32% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Closter.
  • 96.2% of people in Closter have completed 8th grade.
  • 94.9% of people in Closter have completed high school.
  • 59.8% of people in Closter have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Hillside340 Homans AveGrades: PK - 04Students: 558 · Ratio: 18:1n/a
  • Tenakill M S275 High StGrades: 05 - 08Students: 551 · Ratio: 17:190

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Education level achieved in Closter

IndexClosterNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade96.2%87.2%83.8%
Completed high school94.9%85.9%82.4%
Completed some college74.0%59.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree63.1%42.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors59.8%36.4%29.3%
Completed masters21.2%13.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree7.6%3.9%3.2%
Completed doctorate2.8%1.5%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Alpine, NJ1,71097%43%
Rye, NY15,89294%38%
Demarest, NJ4,92993%37%
Bronxville, NY6,37893%36%
Ridgewood, NJ25,27093%36%
Closter, NJ8,51990%32%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
New Windsor, NY8,52051%25%
Menominee, MI8,51670%2%
Cortez, CO8,51542%38%
Bryan, OH8,52387%27%
Clinton, SC8,52572%6%
Closter, NJ8,51990%32%
Source: The Closter, 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.