Avg. test scores 79%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 65%

Paulsboro school information

IndexPaulsboroNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores10%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Paulsboro are 79% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Paulsboro
  • 87.4% of people in Paulsboro have completed 8th grade
  • 85.9% of people in Paulsboro have completed high school
  • 10.6% of people in Paulsboro have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Paulsboro

      IndexPaulsboroNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade87.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school85.9%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college44.2%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.2%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.6%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters2.2%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.1%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.5%1.3%

      Paulsboro, NJ School Districts

      • Paulsboro Borough School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Paulsboro. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Paulsboro, NJ schools is 10%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Paulsboro, NJ, an average of 87.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ardmore, PA12,59286%75%
      Bryn Mawr, PA3,54585%73%
      Penn Wynne, PA5,53584%70%
      Berwyn, PA3,22883%68%
      Devon, PA1,88082%67%
      Paulsboro, NJ6,00910%79%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Independence, IA6,00582%67%
      Port Clinton, OH6,00478%58%
      Cresaptown, MD6,00253%8%
      Jamesburg, NJ6,00135%29%
      Peoria Heights, IL6,01923%53%
      Paulsboro, NJ6,00910%79%
      Source: The Paulsboro, 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.