Avg. test scores 11%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 22%

Hightstown school information

IndexHightstownNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores44%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hightstown are 11% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Hightstown
  • 77.6% of people in Hightstown have completed 8th grade
  • 75.1% of people in Hightstown have completed high school
  • 37.1% of people in Hightstown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hightstown

      IndexHightstownNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade77.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school75.1%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college55.5%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree42.1%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors37.1%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters13.0%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.0%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.5%1.3%

      Hightstown, NJ School Districts

      • East Windsor Regional School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Hightstown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hightstown, NJ schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Hightstown, NJ, an average of 77.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Six Mile Run, NJ2,65585%72%
      Plainsboro Center, NJ2,73382%67%
      Cranbury, NJ2,25680%63%
      Princeton Junction, NJ2,50377%56%
      Princeton Meadows, NJ13,75875%51%
      Hightstown, NJ5,53244%11%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Webster, NY5,53263%29%
      Falcon Heights, MN5,53479%60%
      Duquesne, PA5,53415%71%
      Williamston, NC5,53434%32%
      Shippensburg, PA5,52954%9%
      Hightstown, NJ5,53244%11%
      Source: The Hightstown, 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.