Avg. test scores 18%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 56%

Boonton school information

IndexBoontonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores40%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools41,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Boonton are 18% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Boonton
  • 92.0% of people in Boonton have completed 8th grade
  • 90.5% of people in Boonton have completed high school
  • 47.3% of people in Boonton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Boonton

      IndexBoontonNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade92.0%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school90.5%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college68.7%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree53.4%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors47.3%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters15.3%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.1%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.7%1.5%1.3%

      Boonton, NJ School Districts

      • Boonton Town School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Boonton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Boonton, NJ schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Boonton, NJ, an average of 92.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
      Mountain Lakes, NJ4,28772%47%
      Chatham, NJ9,03072%46%
      Boonton, NJ8,40540%18%

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      Gering, NE8,40170%43%
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      Boonton, NJ8,40540%18%
      Source: The Boonton, 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.