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  • Northfield Community Elementary School
  • 2000 New Road, Northfield
  • Northfield City School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 487
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Northfield Community Middle School
  • 2000 New Road, Northfield
  • Northfield City School District
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 440
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1

Northfield school information

IndexNorthfieldNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores50%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools21,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Northfield, NJ educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Northfield public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 17% higher than than the New Jersey average and 2% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Northfield public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.6% have completed high school, 33.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Northfield

IndexNorthfieldNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade89.0%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.6%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college60.9%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.4%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.4%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters10.4%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.5%1.3%

Northfield, NJ School Districts

Northfield City School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Northfield. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Northfield, NJ schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Northfield, NJ, an average of 89.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Northfield 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 Northfield, NJ schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Barclay, NJ4,34070%41%
Margate City, NJ6,25066%34%
Linwood, NJ7,00961%24%
Estell Manor, NJ1,69952%6%
Port Republic, NJ1,00450%1%
Northfield, NJ8,53750%2%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bradford, PA8,54059%19%
Meadowbrook, AL8,53460%21%
Flowood, MS8,53246%7%
Farmingdale, NY8,53246%7%
Bridgewater, MA8,54474%51%
Northfield, NJ8,53750%2%
Source: The Northfield, 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.