Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 5%

Bayonne school information

IndexBayonneNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores41%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools131,60479,221
Total private schools882324,874
Total post-secondary schools21577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bayonne are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Bayonne
  • 85.9% of people in Bayonne have completed 8th grade
  • 85.0% of people in Bayonne have completed high school
  • 31.7% of people in Bayonne have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bayonne

      IndexBayonneNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade85.9%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school85.0%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college53.0%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree36.4%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors31.7%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters9.7%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%

      Bayonne, NJ School Districts

      • Bayonne City School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 8 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Bayonne. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bayonne, NJ schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Bayonne, NJ, an average of 85.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
      Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
      Chatham, NJ9,03072%46%
      Bayonne, NJ65,77241%16%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Homestead, FL65,68843%12%
      Eagan, MN65,87459%19%
      Harlingen, TX65,63469%41%
      Schenectady, NY65,55437%24%
      North Little Rock, AR66,04221%58%
      Bayonne, NJ65,77241%16%
      Source: The Bayonne, 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.