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Pennington school information

Index Pennington New Jersey National
Average Test Scores62%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools51,60479,221
Total private schools582324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Pennington are 28% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Pennington
  • 93.4% of people in Pennington have completed 8th grade
  • 93.4% of people in Pennington have completed high school
  • 71.0% of people in Pennington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Pennington

      Index Pennington New Jersey National
      Completed 8th grade93.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school93.4%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college84.3%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree75.9%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors71.0%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters39.9%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree15.5%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate7.8%1.5%1.3%

      Pennington, NJ School Districts

      • Hopewell Valley Regional School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Pennington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pennington, NJ schools is 62%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Pennington, NJ, an average of 93.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Newtown, PA1,95182%69.8%
      New Hope, PA2,51881%69.4%
      Richboro, PA8,48081%68.8%
      Cranbury, NJ2,21381%68.8%
      Plainsboro Center, NJ2,71577%60.4%
      Pennington, NJ2,55362%28.3%

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      Leonard, TX2,55440%16.9%
      East Williston, NY2,55285%77.1%
      Pennington, NJ2,55362%28.3%
      Source: The Pennington, NJ education data displayed above is derived from the 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.