Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 40%

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

Key findings

  • The 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%

      Dumont, NJ School Districts

      • Dumont Borough School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dumont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dumont, NJ schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Dumont, NJ, an average of 91.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
      Lake Success, NY3,08485%73%
      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
      Dumont, NJ17,78858%17%

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      Central Point, OR17,79348%3%
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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.