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Avg. test scores 68%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 105%

Closter school information

IndexClosterNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores83%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools21,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Closter are 68% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Closter
  • 96.2% of people in Closter have completed 8th grade
  • 96.2% of people in Closter have completed high school
  • 62.0% of people in Closter have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Closter

      IndexClosterNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade96.2%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school96.2%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college76.5%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree66.0%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors62.0%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters24.5%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree8.7%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.1%1.5%1.3%

      Closter, NJ School Districts

      • Closter Borough School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Closter. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Closter, NJ schools is 83%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Closter, NJ, an average of 96.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
      Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
      Manhasset, NY7,99687%76%
      Lake Success, NY3,08485%73%
      Briarcliff Manor, NY7,73281%65%
      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sallisaw, OK8,65075%52%
      Port Jervis, NY8,65045%8%
      Wagoner, OK8,64767%35%
      Napoleon, OH8,65977%57%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64169%41%
      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
      Source: The Closter, 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.