Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 16%

Hawthorne school information

IndexHawthorneNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores41%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hawthorne are 17% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Hawthorne
  • 90.3% of people in Hawthorne have completed 8th grade
  • 89.5% of people in Hawthorne have completed high school
  • 35.1% of people in Hawthorne have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hawthorne

      IndexHawthorneNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade90.3%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school89.5%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college58.8%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.5%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors35.1%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters11.8%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%

      Hawthorne, NJ School Districts

      • Hawthorne Borough School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Hawthorne. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hawthorne, NJ schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Hawthorne, NJ, an average of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
      Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
      Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
      Hawthorne, NJ18,95041%17%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Howard, WI18,95063%28%
      Ansonia, CT18,95022%55%
      Berea, OH18,94983%69%
      Troy, AL18,94432%35%
      Ellensburg, WA18,95752%5%
      Hawthorne, NJ18,95041%17%
      Source: The Hawthorne, 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.