Avg. test scores 48%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 130%

Glen Ridge school information

IndexGlen RidgeNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores73%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:113:116:1
Total public schools41,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Glen Ridge are 48% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Glen Ridge
  • 95.6% of people in Glen Ridge have completed 8th grade
  • 95.1% of people in Glen Ridge have completed high school
  • 69.8% of people in Glen Ridge have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Glen Ridge

      IndexGlen RidgeNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade95.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school95.1%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college84.0%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree73.3%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors69.8%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters37.0%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree10.0%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.7%1.5%1.3%

      Glen Ridge, NJ School Districts

      • Glen Ridge Borough School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Glen Ridge. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glen Ridge, NJ schools is 73%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Glen Ridge, NJ, an average of 95.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
      Ridgewood, NJ25,43077%56%
      Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Morehead, KY7,61539%22%
      Green, OR7,61626%48%
      McCook, NE7,61884%70%
      Berlin, NJ7,62038%24%
      Emerson, NJ7,62152%6%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
      Source: The Glen Ridge, 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.