Avg. test scores 2%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 28%

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

Key findings

  • The 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%

      Butler, NJ School Districts

      • Butler Borough School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Butler. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Butler, NJ schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Butler, NJ, an average of 91.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
      Upper Saddle River, NJ8,30178%59%
      Ridgewood, NJ25,43077%56%
      Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ4,13975%51%
      Butler, NJ7,77350%2%

      Cities with similar population

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