Avg. test scores 39%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 111%

Demarest school information

IndexDemarestNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores68%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools41,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Demarest are 39% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Demarest
  • 96.4% of people in Demarest have completed 8th grade
  • 96.4% of people in Demarest have completed high school
  • 63.9% of people in Demarest have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Demarest

      IndexDemarestNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade96.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school96.4%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college83.0%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree70.1%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors63.9%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters28.5%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree9.2%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.5%1.3%

      Demarest, NJ School Districts

      • Demarest Borough School District
      • Northern Valley Regional School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Demarest. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Demarest, NJ schools is 68%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Demarest, NJ, an average of 96.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
      Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
      Manhasset, NY7,99687%76%
      Lake Success, NY3,08485%73%
      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
      Demarest, NJ5,00768%39%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Auburn, IL5,00622%55%
      Harlan, IA5,00885%73%
      Kahaluu, HI5,00937%25%
      Columbus, WI5,00452%6%
      Gardnertown, NY5,00429%42%
      Demarest, NJ5,00768%39%
      Source: The Demarest, 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.