Avg. test scores 13%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 14%

Colonia school information

IndexColoniaNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores43%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools61,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Colonia are 13% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Colonia
  • 90.9% of people in Colonia have completed 8th grade
  • 90.3% of people in Colonia have completed high school
  • 34.5% of people in Colonia have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Colonia

      IndexColoniaNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade90.9%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school90.3%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college58.9%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.9%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.5%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters12.8%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.5%1.3%

      Colonia, NJ School Districts

      • Woodbridge Township School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Colonia. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Colonia, NJ schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Colonia, NJ, an average of 90.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Six Mile Run, NJ2,65585%72%
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      Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
      Chatham, NJ9,03072%46%
      Colonia, NJ17,72843%13%

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      Colonia, NJ17,72843%13%
      Source: The Colonia, 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.