River Edge school information

IndexRiver EdgeNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores73%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:113:116:1
Total public schools21,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The River Edge, NJ educational system consists of 2 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. River Edge public schools have average test scores of 73% which is 69% higher than than the New Jersey average and 48% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of River Edge public schools is 17:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.2% have completed high school, 56.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in River Edge are 48% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in River Edge.
  • 92.3% of people in River Edge have completed 8th grade.
  • 92.2% of people in River Edge have completed high school.
  • 56.0% of people in River Edge have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in River Edge

IndexRiver EdgeNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade92.3%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school92.2%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college73.1%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree62.1%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors56.0%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters22.5%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.2%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in River Edge (high school & post-secondary)

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Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
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Briarcliff Manor, NY7,73281%65%
River Edge, NJ11,58673%48%

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River Edge, NJ11,58673%48%
Source: The River Edge, 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.