Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 44%

Emerson school information

IndexEmersonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores52%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Emerson are 6% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Emerson
  • 92.4% of people in Emerson have completed 8th grade
  • 91.9% of people in Emerson have completed high school
  • 43.8% of people in Emerson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Emerson

      IndexEmersonNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade92.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school91.9%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college71.3%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree50.3%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors43.8%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters17.8%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.5%1.3%

      Emerson, NJ School Districts

      • Emerson Borough School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Emerson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Emerson, NJ schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Emerson, NJ, an average of 92.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.9% 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%
      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
      Briarcliff Manor, NY7,73281%65%
      Emerson, NJ7,62152%6%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Berlin, NJ7,62038%24%
      McCook, NE7,61884%70%
      Green, OR7,61626%48%
      Half Moon, NC7,62643%14%
      Morehead, KY7,61539%22%
      Emerson, NJ7,62152%6%
      Source: The Emerson, 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.