Avg. test scores 13%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 9%

Farmingdale school information

IndexFarmingdaleNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores43%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Farmingdale are 13% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Farmingdale
  • 89.3% of people in Farmingdale have completed 8th grade
  • 89.3% of people in Farmingdale have completed high school
  • 27.6% of people in Farmingdale have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Farmingdale

      IndexFarmingdaleNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade89.3%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school89.3%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college53.1%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.5%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.6%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters7.1%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.5%1.3%

      Farmingdale, NJ School Districts

      • Howell Township School District
      • Farmingdale Borough School District
      • Freehold Regional School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Farmingdale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Farmingdale, NJ schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Farmingdale, NJ, an average of 89.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Spring Lake, NJ2,97385%72%
      Lincroft, NJ6,35283%68%
      Bay Head, NJ1,05480%62%
      Monmouth Beach, NJ3,24977%56%
      Morganville, NJ5,28474%49%
      Farmingdale, NJ1,47943%13%

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      Tombstone, AZ1,47942%15%
      Baxter, TN1,47952%5%
      Hurley, WI1,48051%3%
      Annandale, NJ1,47859%20%
      Avoca, IA1,47878%59%
      Farmingdale, NJ1,47943%13%
      Source: The Farmingdale, 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.