Riverton school information

IndexRivertonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores62%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools11,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Riverton, NJ educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Riverton public schools have average test scores of 62% which is 44% higher than than the New Jersey average and 26% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Riverton public schools is 11:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.8% have completed high school, 49.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Riverton are 26% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Riverton.
  • 96.0% of people in Riverton have completed 8th grade.
  • 95.8% of people in Riverton have completed high school.
  • 49.9% of people in Riverton have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Riverton School600 Fifth StreetGrades: KG - 8Students: 278 · Ratio: 12:162

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Education level achieved in Riverton

IndexRivertonNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade96.0%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school95.8%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college73.9%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree55.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors49.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters19.6%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.1%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.5%1.3%

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

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Blue Bell, PA6,40382%66%
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Riverton, NJ2,73662%26%

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Source: The Riverton, 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.