Avg. test scores 28%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 11%

Forked River school information

IndexForked RiverNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores36%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools21,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forked River are 28% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Forked River
  • 91.4% of people in Forked River have completed 8th grade
  • 91.2% of people in Forked River have completed high school
  • 27.1% of people in Forked River have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Forked River

      IndexForked RiverNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade91.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school91.2%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college62.8%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.3%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.1%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters9.6%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.1%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.5%1.3%

      Forked River, NJ School Districts

      • Lacey Township School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Forked River. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forked River, NJ schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Forked River, NJ, an average of 91.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.2% have completed high school.

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      Forked River, NJ4,69636%28%

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      Forked River, NJ4,69636%28%
      Source: The Forked River, 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.