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Avg. test scores 42%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 132%

Summit school information

IndexSummitNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores70%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools71,60479,221
Total private schools582324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Summit are 42% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Summit
  • 93.5% of people in Summit have completed 8th grade
  • 93.0% of people in Summit have completed high school
  • 70.3% of people in Summit have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Summit

      IndexSummitNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade93.5%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school93.0%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college81.7%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree74.3%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors70.3%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters35.8%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree12.4%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.4%1.5%1.3%

      Summit, NJ School Districts

      • Summit City School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Summit. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Summit, NJ schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Summit, NJ, an average of 93.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
      Martinsville, NJ11,91780%63%
      Short Hills, NJ12,77175%52%
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,61573%48%
      Mountain Lakes, NJ4,28772%47%
      Summit, NJ21,89570%42%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      La Porte, IN21,87669%40%
      Pace, FL21,92271%43%
      South Euclid, OH21,86567%35%
      West Carson, CA21,92928%44%
      Sunny Isles Beach, FL21,93773%48%
      Summit, NJ21,89570%42%
      Source: The Summit, 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.