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  • West Ridge Elementary School
  • 18 South First Street, Park Ridge
  • Park Ridge School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 338
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • East Brook Elementary School
  • 167 Sibbald Dr, Park Ridge
  • Park Ridge School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 350
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Park Ridge High School
  • 2 Park Ave, Park Ridge
  • Park Ridge School District
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 584
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1

Park Ridge school information

IndexPark RidgeNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores62%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Park Ridge, NJ educational system consists of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Park Ridge public schools have average test scores of 62% which is 45% higher than than the New Jersey average and 27% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Park Ridge public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.9% have completed high school, 54.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Park Ridge

IndexPark RidgeNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade94.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school93.9%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college74.3%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree58.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors54.0%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters19.9%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.2%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.5%1.3%

Park Ridge, NJ School Districts

Park Ridge Borough School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Park Ridge. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Park Ridge, NJ schools is 62%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Park Ridge, NJ, an average of 94.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Park Ridge 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 Park Ridge, NJ schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
Briarcliff Manor, NY7,73281%65%
Park Ridge, NJ8,85462%27%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fultondale, AL8,85431%38%
Cypress Gardens, FL8,85543%14%
Glenwood, IL8,85319%61%
Moundsville, WV8,85833%34%
Kulpsville, PA8,85971%44%
Park Ridge, NJ8,85462%27%
Source: The Park Ridge, 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.