Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 24%
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Jamesburg school information

IndexJamesburgNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores45%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jamesburg are 6% 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%

      Jamesburg, NJ School Districts

      • Jamesburg Borough School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jamesburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jamesburg, NJ schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Jamesburg, NJ, an average of 87.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.7% have completed high school.

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cranbury, NJ2,25681%68.3%
      Roosevelt, NJ74880%66.2%
      Plainsboro Center, NJ2,73377%60.0%
      Skillman, NJ21177%59.8%
      Yorketown, NJ6,34277%59.8%
      Jamesburg, NJ6,00145%6.5%

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      Cresaptown, MD6,00238%20.5%
      Erwin, TN5,99834%30.0%
      Port Clinton, OH6,00469%43.0%
      Independence, IA6,00569%43.4%
      Paulsboro, NJ6,00917%64.7%
      Jamesburg, NJ6,00145%6.5%
      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.