Jamesburg school information

IndexJamesburgNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores35%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Jamesburg, NJ educational system consists of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Jamesburg public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 19% lower than than the New Jersey average and 29% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Jamesburg public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.7% have completed high school, 23.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Jamesburg are 29% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Jamesburg.
  • 87.9% of people in Jamesburg have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.7% of people in Jamesburg have completed high school.
  • 23.1% of people in Jamesburg have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Jamesburg

IndexJamesburgNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade87.9%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school84.7%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college51.1%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.6%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.1%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters3.9%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.5%1.3%

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

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Jamesburg, NJ6,00135%29%

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Source: The Jamesburg, 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.