Hackensack school information

IndexHackensackNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores69%74%68%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools81,60479,235
Total private schools782324,875
Total post-secondary schools51577,965

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  • The average school test scores in Hackensack are 1% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Hackensack.
  • 85.9% of people in Hackensack have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.0% of people in Hackensack have completed high school.
  • 32.5% of people in Hackensack have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Hackensack

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  • Bergen Acads Hackensack200 Hackensack AveGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,068 · Ratio: 12:1n/a
  • Fairmount105 Grand AvenueGrades: PK - 04Students: 532 · Ratio: 16:171
  • Fanny M Hillers56 Longview AvenueGrades: PK - 04Students: 474 · Ratio: 14:154
  • Hackensack HighFirst & Beech StreetsGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,773 · Ratio: 17:1n/a
  • Jackson AveJackson AveGrades: PK - 04Students: 417 · Ratio: 16:165
  • Middle School360 Union StGrades: - Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Nellie K Parker261 Maple Hill DrGrades: PK - 04Students: 438 · Ratio: 14:186

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Education level achieved in Hackensack

IndexHackensackNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade85.9%87.2%83.8%
Completed high school84.0%85.9%82.4%
Completed some college55.5%59.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree37.5%42.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors32.5%36.4%29.3%
Completed masters12.1%13.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.4%3.9%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.5%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Alpine, NJ1,71097%43%
Essex Fells, NJ2,14096%41%
North Caldwell, NJ6,40795%39%
Short Hills, NJ12,72994%37%
Demarest, NJ4,92993%37%
Hackensack, NJ43,90369%1%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Kannapolis, NC43,86571%4%
El Dorado Hills, CA43,86283%21%
Lombard, IL43,85388%30%
Sayreville, NJ43,96290%31%
York, PA43,81768%1%
Hackensack, NJ43,90369%1%
Source: The Hackensack, 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.