Belford school information

IndexBelfordNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores42%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools11,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Belford, NJ educational system consists of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Belford public schools have average test scores of 42% which is 2% lower than than the New Jersey average and 15% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Belford public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.7% have completed high school, 26.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Belford are 15% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Belford.
  • 93.7% of people in Belford have completed 8th grade.
  • 93.7% of people in Belford have completed high school.
  • 26.5% of people in Belford have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Belford

IndexBelfordNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade93.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school93.7%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college61.9%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.7%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.5%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters6.8%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.0%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.5%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lincroft, NJ6,35283%68%
Monmouth Beach, NJ3,24977%56%
Morganville, NJ5,28474%49%
Shrewsbury, NJ4,00072%46%
Navesink, NJ1,69970%41%
Belford, NJ1,57342%15%

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Belford, NJ1,57342%15%
Source: The Belford, 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.