Avg. test scores 26%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 15%

Barnegat school information

IndexBarnegatNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores37%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Barnegat are 26% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Barnegat
  • 86.0% of people in Barnegat have completed 8th grade
  • 84.1% of people in Barnegat have completed high school
  • 25.8% of people in Barnegat have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Barnegat

      IndexBarnegatNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade86.0%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school84.1%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college53.8%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.5%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.8%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters7.1%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.5%1.3%

      Barnegat, NJ School Districts

      • Barnegat Township School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Barnegat. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Barnegat, NJ schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Barnegat, NJ, an average of 86.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lavallette, NJ2,02657%16%
      Manahawkin, NJ2,41550%2%
      Ship Bottom, NJ88050%1%
      Toms River, NJ88,53743%12%
      Beachwood, NJ11,15343%13%
      Barnegat, NJ3,17637%26%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Prescott, AR3,17630%39%
      Ridgemark, CA3,17565%31%
      Mount Penn, PA3,17745%9%
      Delmar, MD3,17534%32%
      Corning, AR3,17720%60%
      Barnegat, NJ3,17637%26%
      Source: The Barnegat, 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.