Avg. test scores 27%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 5%
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Rahway school information

IndexRahwayNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores35%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools61,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Rahway are 27% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Rahway
  • 88.6% of people in Rahway have completed 8th grade
  • 86.9% of people in Rahway have completed high school
  • 28.8% of people in Rahway have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Rahway

      IndexRahwayNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade88.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school86.9%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college55.9%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.6%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.8%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters10.1%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%

      Rahway, NJ School Districts

      • Rahway City School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Rahway. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Rahway, NJ schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Rahway, NJ, an average of 88.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Short Hills, NJ12,77183%73.3%
      Summit, NJ21,89581%68.9%
      New Providence, NJ12,43480%66.0%
      Chatham, NJ9,03079%64.5%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61579%64.2%
      Rahway, NJ28,88435%27.3%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Henderson, KY28,87053%10.0%
      Schererville, IN28,89963%29.9%
      Lake in the Hills, IL28,90845%5.7%
      Wellesley, MA28,90980%65.6%
      Laplace, LA28,84562%27.8%
      Rahway, NJ28,88435%27.3%
      Source: The Rahway, 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.