The Waterfront school information

IndexThe WaterfrontJersey CityNew Jersey
Average Test Scores44%32%43%
Student/Teacher ration/a12:113:1
Total public schoolsn/a511,604
Total private schoolsn/a37823
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a13157

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  • The average school test scores in The Waterfront are 11% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in The Waterfront.
  • 98.2% of people in The Waterfront have completed 8th grade.
  • 97.8% of people in The Waterfront have completed high school.
  • 84.6% of people in The Waterfront have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in The Waterfront

IndexThe WaterfrontJersey CityNew Jersey
Completed 8th grade98.2%85.5%87.5%
Completed high school97.8%83.8%86.3%
Completed some college92.2%62.3%60.7%
Completed associate degree87.5%48.6%43.9%
Completed bachelors84.6%44.1%37.5%
Completed masters48.1%17.9%14.4%
Completed professional degree12.1%4.3%4.0%
Completed doctorate5.9%1.7%1.5%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
Bronxville, NY6,39579%61%
Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
River Edge, NJ11,58673%48%
Jersey City, NJ261,66632%34%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fort Wayne, IN260,95462%26%
Chula Vista, CA260,59845%9%
Orlando, FL263,30650%1%
Buffalo, NY258,98934%31%
St. Petersburg, FL253,58547%5%
Jersey City, NJ261,66632%34%
Source: The The Waterfront, Jersey City, 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.