Avg. test scores 3%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 57%
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East Rutherford school information

IndexEast RutherfordNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores49%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools11,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in East Rutherford are 3% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in East Rutherford
  • 89.6% of people in East Rutherford have completed 8th grade
  • 89.6% of people in East Rutherford have completed high school
  • 47.5% of people in East Rutherford have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in East Rutherford

      IndexEast RutherfordNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade89.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school89.6%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college65.9%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree53.3%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors47.5%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters13.0%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.7%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.5%1.3%

      East Rutherford, NJ School Districts

      • East Rutherford Borough School District
      • Carlstadt-East Rutherford School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in East Rutherford. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for East Rutherford, NJ schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In East Rutherford, NJ, an average of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.6% have completed high school.

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      Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ4,13985%76.6%
      East Rutherford, NJ9,23649%2.5%

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      Fate, TX9,23460%23.6%
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      East Rutherford, NJ9,23649%2.5%
      Source: The East Rutherford, 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.