Avg. test scores 27%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 94%

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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fort Lee are 27% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Fort Lee
  • 94.1% of people in Fort Lee have completed 8th grade
  • 93.4% of people in Fort Lee have completed high school
  • 58.9% of people in Fort Lee have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

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      Hewlett Bay Park, NY36699%100%
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      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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      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.