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  • T. Baldwin Demarest Elementary School
  • 1 School St, Old Tappan
  • OLD TAPPAN PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 351
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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  • Charles Dewolf Middle School
  • 275 Old Tappan Rd, Old Tappan
  • OLD TAPPAN PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 387
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
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Old Tappan school information

IndexOld TappanNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores62%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools182324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Old Tappan, NJ educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Old Tappan public schools have average test scores of 62% which is 44% higher than than the New Jersey average and 26% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Old Tappan public schools is 13:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.4% have completed high school, 58.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Old Tappan

IndexOld TappanNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade95.2%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school93.4%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college76.2%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree63.0%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors58.2%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters20.4%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.9%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.5%1.3%

Listed above are Old Tappan Borough School District, Old Tappan schools. To customize your list of Old Tappan Borough 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 Old Tappan Borough School District schools.

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Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
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Old Tappan, NJ5,94262%26%

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Caruthersville, MO5,94140%20%
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Old Tappan, NJ5,94262%26%
Source: The Old Tappan, 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.