Garwood school information

IndexGarwoodNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores50%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools21,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Garwood, NJ educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Garwood public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 16% higher than than the New Jersey average and 2% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Garwood public schools is 16:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.9% have completed high school, 39.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Garwood are 2% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Garwood.
  • 94.3% of people in Garwood have completed 8th grade.
  • 92.9% of people in Garwood have completed high school.
  • 39.6% of people in Garwood have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Lincoln400 Second AvenueGrades: PK - 8Students: 372 · Ratio: 15:150

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Education level achieved in Garwood

IndexGarwoodNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade94.3%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school92.9%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college65.0%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.3%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.6%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters14.1%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Garwood (high school & post-secondary)

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Garwood, NJ4,31550%2%

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Garwood, NJ4,31550%2%
Source: The Garwood, 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.