Wharton school information

IndexWhartonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores46%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Wharton, NJ educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Wharton public schools have average test scores of 46% which is 8% higher than than the New Jersey average and 6% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wharton public schools is 11:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.1% have completed high school, 24.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Wharton are 6% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Wharton.
  • 78.9% of people in Wharton have completed 8th grade.
  • 78.1% of people in Wharton have completed high school.
  • 24.9% of people in Wharton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Wharton

IndexWhartonNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade78.9%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school78.1%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college49.8%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters9.2%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.5%1.3%

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

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Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
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Mendham, NJ5,01270%42%
Wharton, NJ6,58646%6%

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Source: The Wharton, 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.