Dumont school information

IndexDumontNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores58%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Dumont, NJ educational system consists of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Dumont public schools have average test scores of 58% which is 34% higher than than the New Jersey average and 17% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dumont public schools is 16:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.7% have completed high school, 42.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Dumont are 17% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Dumont.
  • 91.2% of people in Dumont have completed 8th grade.
  • 90.7% of people in Dumont have completed high school.
  • 42.3% of people in Dumont have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Dumont

IndexDumontNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade91.2%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school90.7%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college64.6%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.7%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.3%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters14.1%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Dumont (high school & post-secondary)

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Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
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Dumont, NJ17,78858%17%

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Dumont, NJ17,78858%17%
Source: The Dumont, 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.