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Avg. test scores 13%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 7%

Fords school information

IndexFordsNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores43%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fords are 13% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Fords
  • 88.4% of people in Fords have completed 8th grade
  • 86.9% of people in Fords have completed high school
  • 32.4% of people in Fords have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fords

      IndexFordsNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade88.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school86.9%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college56.6%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree40.4%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors32.4%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters10.5%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.5%1.3%

      Fords, NJ School Districts

      • Woodbridge Township School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fords. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fords, NJ schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Fords, NJ, an average of 88.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Six Mile Run, NJ2,65585%72%
      Lincroft, NJ6,35283%68%
      Plainsboro Center, NJ2,73382%67%
      Martinsville, NJ11,91780%63%
      Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
      Fords, NJ15,52143%13%

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      Pinehurst, NC15,52267%35%
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      Adelphi, MD15,55417%66%
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      Fords, NJ15,52143%13%
      Source: The Fords, 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.