Avg. test scores 55%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 31%

Freehold school information

IndexFreeholdNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores45%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools141,60479,221
Total private schools582324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Freehold are 9% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in Freehold
  • 76.1% of people in Freehold have completed 8th grade
  • 73.9% of people in Freehold have completed high school
  • 21.0% of people in Freehold have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Freehold

      IndexFreeholdNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade76.1%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school73.9%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college43.5%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.1%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.0%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters7.6%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%

      Freehold, NJ School Districts

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

      There are a total of 14 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Freehold. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Freehold, NJ schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Freehold, NJ, an average of 76.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Spring Lake, NJ2,97385%72%
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      Bay Head, NJ1,05480%62%
      Princeton Meadows, NJ13,75875%51%
      Freehold, NJ11,94445%9%

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      Freehold, NJ11,94445%9%
      Source: The Freehold, 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.