Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 39%

Cliffside Park school information

IndexCliffside ParkNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores39%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cliffside Park are 21% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Cliffside Park
  • 87.9% of people in Cliffside Park have completed 8th grade
  • 86.9% of people in Cliffside Park have completed high school
  • 42.0% of people in Cliffside Park have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cliffside Park

      IndexCliffside ParkNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade87.9%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school86.9%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college60.2%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.0%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors42.0%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters16.1%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.3%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.5%1.3%

      Cliffside Park, NJ School Districts

      • Cliffside Park Borough School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cliffside Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cliffside Park, NJ schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Cliffside Park, NJ, an average of 87.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
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      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
      Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
      Cliffside Park, NJ24,66139%21%

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      Cliffside Park, NJ24,66139%21%
      Source: The Cliffside Park, 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.