Avg. test scores 51%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 61%

Morristown school information

IndexMorristownNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores49%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio10:113:116:1
Total public schools111,60479,221
Total private schools782324,874
Total post-secondary schools21577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Morristown are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Morristown
  • 87.7% of people in Morristown have completed 8th grade
  • 85.7% of people in Morristown have completed high school
  • 48.9% of people in Morristown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Morristown

      IndexMorristownNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade87.7%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school85.7%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college64.4%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree51.9%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors48.9%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters20.9%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.6%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.3%1.5%1.3%

      Morristown, NJ School Districts

      • Morris Township School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 7 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Morristown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Morristown, NJ schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 10:1. In Morristown, NJ, an average of 87.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Martinsville, NJ11,91780%63%
      Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
      Mountain Lakes, NJ4,28772%47%
      Morristown, NJ18,67749%1%

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      Forest Park, OH18,67958%18%
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      Westminster, MD18,66551%4%
      Augusta, ME18,69143%13%
      Fairmont, WV18,69945%9%
      Morristown, NJ18,67749%1%
      Source: The Morristown, 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.