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72%
  • School No. 1
  • 250 Hoym Street, Fort Lee
  • Fort Lee School District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 664
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
68%
  • Lewis F. Cole Middle School
  • 467 Stillwell Avenue, Fort Lee
  • Fort Lee School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 533
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
68%
  • School No. 3
  • 2405 Second Street, Fort Lee
  • Fort Lee School District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 534
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
67%
  • School No. 4
  • 1193 Anderson Ave, Fort Lee
  • Fort Lee School District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 551
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • School No. 2
  • 2047 Jones Road, Fort Lee
  • Fort Lee School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 470
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
41%
  • Fort Lee High School
  • 3000 Lemoine Ave, Fort Lee
  • Fort Lee School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 983
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Fort Lee school information

IndexFort LeeNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores62%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools61,60479,221
Total private schools682324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Fort Lee, NJ educational system consists of 6 public schools, 6 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fort Lee public schools have average test scores of 62% which is 45% higher than than the New Jersey average and 27% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Lee public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.4% have completed high school, 58.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 7.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Fort Lee

IndexFort LeeNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade94.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school93.4%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college76.9%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree64.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors58.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters22.9%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.8%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.4%1.5%1.3%

Fort Lee, NJ School Districts

Fort Lee Borough School District

There are a total of 6 public schools, 6 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fort Lee. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Lee, NJ schools is 62%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Fort Lee, NJ, an average of 94.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Fort Lee schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Fort Lee, NJ schools.

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Hewlett Bay Park, NY36699%100%
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Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
Manhasset, NY7,99687%76%
Lake Success, NY3,08485%73%
Fort Lee, NJ36,60762%27%

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New Albany, IN36,62258%19%
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Marion, OH36,56858%18%
Panama City, FL36,65446%6%
Winter Haven, FL36,66941%18%
Fort Lee, NJ36,60762%27%
Source: The Fort Lee, 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.