Avg. test scores 64%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 1%

Dunellen school information

IndexDunellenNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores36%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dunellen are 28% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Dunellen
  • 86.0% of people in Dunellen have completed 8th grade
  • 83.1% of people in Dunellen have completed high school
  • 30.0% of people in Dunellen have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dunellen

      IndexDunellenNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade86.0%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school83.1%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college55.4%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.6%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.0%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters10.0%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.9%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.5%1.5%1.3%

      Dunellen, NJ School Districts

      • Dunellen Borough School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dunellen. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dunellen, NJ schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Dunellen, NJ, an average of 86.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.1% have completed high school.

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      Dunellen, NJ7,35536%28%

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      Dunellen, NJ7,35536%28%
      Source: The Dunellen, 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.