Journal Square school information

IndexJournal SquareJersey CityNew Jersey
Average Test Scores32%32%43%
Student/Teacher ration/a12:113:1
Total public schoolsn/a511,604
Total private schoolsn/a37823
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a13157

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  • The average school test scores in Journal Square are 36% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Journal Square.
  • 86.6% of people in Journal Square have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.9% of people in Journal Square have completed high school.
  • 48.6% of people in Journal Square have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Journal Square

IndexJournal SquareJersey CityNew Jersey
Completed 8th grade86.6%85.5%87.5%
Completed high school84.9%83.8%86.3%
Completed some college64.4%62.3%60.7%
Completed associate degree53.0%48.6%43.9%
Completed bachelors48.6%44.1%37.5%
Completed masters17.8%17.9%14.4%
Completed professional degree2.4%4.3%4.0%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.7%1.5%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
Bronxville, NY6,39579%61%
Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
Jersey City, NJ261,66632%34%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fort Wayne, IN260,95462%26%
Chula Vista, CA260,59845%9%
Orlando, FL263,30650%1%
Buffalo, NY258,98934%31%
St. Petersburg, FL253,58547%5%
Jersey City, NJ261,66632%34%
Source: The Journal Square, Jersey City, 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.