Avg. test scores 62%
High school dipl. 39%
Bachelors degree 84%

Bridgeton school information

IndexBridgetonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores19%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio10:113:116:1
Total public schools121,60479,221
Total private schools482324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bridgeton are 62% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Bridgeton
  • 54.6% of people in Bridgeton have completed 8th grade
  • 50.9% of people in Bridgeton have completed high school
  • 4.8% of people in Bridgeton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bridgeton

      IndexBridgetonNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade54.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school50.9%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college24.1%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree10.1%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors4.8%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters1.7%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.5%1.3%

      Bridgeton, NJ School Districts

      • Bridgeton City School District
      • Cumberland Regional School District
      • Fairfield Township School District
      • Hopewell Township School District
      • Stow Creek Township School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Bridgeton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bridgeton, NJ schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 10:1. In Bridgeton, NJ, an average of 54.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 50.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Alloway, NJ1,45747%4%
      Newfield, NJ1,66845%10%
      Quinton, NJ54941%17%
      Olivet, NJ1,49638%24%
      Cedarville, NJ76736%27%
      Bridgeton, NJ25,20919%62%

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      Bridgeton, NJ25,20919%62%
      Source: The Bridgeton, 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.