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  • Lincoln School
  • 40 Mill Street, Pompton Lakes
  • Pompton Lakes School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 339
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
56%
  • Lakeside School
  • 316 Lakeside Avenue, Pompton Lakes
  • Pompton Lakes School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 361
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
52%
  • Lenox School
  • 35 Lenox Avenue, Pompton Lakes
  • Pompton Lakes School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 341
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
41%
  • Pompton Lakes High School
  • 44 Lakeside Avenue, Pompton Lakes
  • Pompton Lakes School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 662
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Pompton Lakes school information

IndexPompton LakesNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores52%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools41,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963
The Pompton Lakes, NJ educational system consists of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Pompton Lakes public schools have average test scores of 52% which is 21% higher than than the New Jersey average and 6% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Pompton Lakes public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.3% have completed high school, 31.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Pompton Lakes

IndexPompton LakesNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade91.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school90.3%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college53.0%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.8%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters12.3%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.5%1.3%

Pompton Lakes, NJ School Districts

Pompton Lakes Borough School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Pompton Lakes. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pompton Lakes, NJ schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Pompton Lakes, NJ, an average of 91.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Pompton Lakes 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 Pompton Lakes, NJ schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
Teterboro, NJ8690%82%
Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
Upper Saddle River, NJ8,30178%59%
Ridgewood, NJ25,43077%56%
Pompton Lakes, NJ11,16352%6%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Seymour, TN11,16459%20%
Raymondville, TX11,16557%16%
Branson, MO11,15856%14%
Westview, FL11,15737%26%
Westwood, NJ11,17063%28%
Pompton Lakes, NJ11,16352%6%
Source: The Pompton Lakes, 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.