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Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 6%

Absecon school information

IndexAbseconNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores42%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools41,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Absecon are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Absecon
  • 85.3% of people in Absecon have completed 8th grade
  • 84.2% of people in Absecon have completed high school
  • 28.6% of people in Absecon have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Absecon

      IndexAbseconNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade85.3%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school84.2%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college54.3%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.2%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.6%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters9.8%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.8%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.5%1.3%

      Absecon, NJ School Districts

      • Absecon City School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Absecon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Absecon, NJ schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Absecon, NJ, an average of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Margate City, NJ6,25066%34%
      Linwood, NJ7,00961%24%
      Estell Manor, NJ1,69952%6%
      Northfield, NJ8,53750%2%
      Port Republic, NJ1,00450%1%
      Absecon, NJ8,43842%16%

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      Absecon, NJ8,43842%16%
      Source: The Absecon, 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.