Hackettstown school information

IndexHackettstownNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores53%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools482324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963
The Hackettstown, NJ educational system consists of 5 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Hackettstown public schools have average test scores of 53% which is 22% higher than than the New Jersey average and 7% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hackettstown public schools is 11:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.8% have completed high school, 28.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Hackettstown are 7% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Hackettstown.
  • 85.0% of people in Hackettstown have completed 8th grade.
  • 83.8% of people in Hackettstown have completed high school.
  • 28.3% of people in Hackettstown have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Hackettstown

IndexHackettstownNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade85.0%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school83.8%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college56.5%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.3%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters9.1%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.5%1.3%

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

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Asbury, NJ26076%54%
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Hackettstown, NJ9,58553%7%

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Source: The Hackettstown, 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.