Hawthorne school information

IndexHawthorneNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores41%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963
The Hawthorne, NJ educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Hawthorne public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 6% lower than than the New Jersey average and 17% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hawthorne public schools is 13:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.5% have completed high school, 35.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Hawthorne are 17% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Hawthorne.
  • 90.3% of people in Hawthorne have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.5% of people in Hawthorne have completed high school.
  • 35.1% of people in Hawthorne have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Hawthorne

IndexHawthorneNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade90.3%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school89.5%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college58.8%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors35.1%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters11.8%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
Hawthorne, NJ18,95041%17%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Howard, WI18,95063%28%
Ansonia, CT18,95022%55%
Berea, OH18,94983%69%
Troy, AL18,94432%35%
Ellensburg, WA18,95752%5%
Hawthorne, NJ18,95041%17%
Source: The Hawthorne, 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.