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40%
  • Number 6
  • 19 East Morris Ave., Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 345
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
37%
  • Number 8
  • 500 W Blancke St, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 288
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
37%
  • Number 9
  • 1401 Deerfield Terrace, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 361
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
37%
  • Number 10
  • 2801 Highland Avenue, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 280
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
35%
  • Number 2
  • 1700 South Wood Avenue, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 582
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
27%
  • Number 1
  • 728 No Wood Ave, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 444
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
26%
  • Joseph E. Soehl Middle School
  • 300 E Henry St, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 630
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
25%
  • Myles J. Mcmanus Middle School
  • 300 Edgewood Rd, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 613
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
22%
  • Number 4
  • 1602 Dill Avenue, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 408
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
17%
  • Number 5
  • 1014 Bower Street, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 329
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
15%
  • Linden High School
  • 121 W St George Ave, Linden
  • Linden Public School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,769
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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Linden school information

IndexLindenNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores29%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools111,60479,221
Total private schools382324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963
The Linden, NJ educational system consists of 11 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Linden public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 33% lower than than the New Jersey average and 42% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Linden public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.8% have completed high school, 20.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Linden

IndexLindenNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade84.3%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school82.8%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college51.3%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.2%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.7%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters7.0%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.5%1.3%

Linden, NJ School Districts

Linden City School District

Listed above are Linden City School District, Linden schools. To customize your list of Linden City School District schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Linden City School District schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
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Chatham, NJ9,03072%46%
Watchung, NJ5,94470%43%
Linden, NJ41,59529%42%

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Linden, NJ41,59529%42%
Source: The Linden, 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.
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