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  • Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School
  • 141 Seney Drive, Bernardsville
  • Somerset Hills Regional School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 624
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Bernardsville Middle School
  • 141 Seney Drive, Bernardsville
  • Somerset Hills Regional School District
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 573
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Bernards High School
  • 25 Olcott Avenue, Bernardsville
  • Somerset Hills Regional School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 843
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1

Bernardsville school information

IndexBernardsvilleNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores56%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Bernardsville, NJ educational system consists of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bernardsville public schools have average test scores of 56% which is 29% higher than than the New Jersey average and 13% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bernardsville public schools is 13:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.5% have completed high school, 70.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 11.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Bernardsville

IndexBernardsvilleNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade98.5%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school98.5%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college85.9%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree76.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors70.8%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters35.6%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.6%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.2%1.5%1.3%

Bernardsville, NJ School Districts

Somerset Hills Regional School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bernardsville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bernardsville, NJ schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Bernardsville, NJ, an average of 98.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Bernardsville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Bernardsville, NJ schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Martinsville, NJ11,91780%63%
Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
Mountain Lakes, NJ4,28772%47%
Bradley Gardens, NJ14,41372%46%
Chatham, NJ9,03072%46%
Bernardsville, NJ7,77656%13%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Canal Winchester, OH7,77462%25%
Butler, NJ7,77350%2%
Hobart, WI7,77962%26%
Middletown, KY7,77363%29%
Orono, MN7,77277%56%
Bernardsville, NJ7,77656%13%
Source: The Bernardsville, 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.
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