Butler school information

IndexButlerNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores50%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Butler, NJ educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Butler public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 16% higher than than the New Jersey average and 2% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Butler public schools is 12:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.8% have completed high school, 38.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Butler are 2% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Butler.
  • 91.1% of people in Butler have completed 8th grade.
  • 90.8% of people in Butler have completed high school.
  • 38.9% of people in Butler have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Butler

IndexButlerNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade91.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school90.8%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college62.2%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.9%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors38.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters12.1%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.5%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
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Ridgewood, NJ25,43077%56%
Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ4,13975%51%
Butler, NJ7,77350%2%

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Orono, MN7,77277%56%
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Butler, NJ7,77350%2%
Source: The Butler, 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.