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56%
  • Whitman Elementary School
  • 827 Whitman School Dr, Turnersville
  • Washington Township School District
  • Grades: 1 - 5 · Students: 493
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
40%
  • Birches Elementary School
  • 416 Westminster Blvd, Turnersville
  • Washington Township School District
  • Grades: 1 - 5 · Students: 455
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
34%
  • Bells Elementary School
  • 227 Greentree Rd, Turnersville
  • Washington Township School District
  • Grades: 1 - 5 · Students: 497
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
28%
  • Thomas Hefferson Elementary School
  • 95 Altair Dr, Turnersville
  • Washington Township School District
  • Grades: 1 - 5 · Students: 418
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
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Turnersville school information

IndexTurnersvilleNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores39%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963
The Turnersville, NJ educational system consists of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Turnersville public schools have average test scores of 39% which is 9% lower than than the New Jersey average and 20% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Turnersville public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.8% have completed high school, 44.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Turnersville

IndexTurnersvilleNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade96.2%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school95.8%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college71.6%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree55.1%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors44.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters15.5%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.8%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.5%1.3%

Turnersville, NJ School Districts

Washington Township School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Turnersville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Turnersville, NJ schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Turnersville, NJ, an average of 96.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Turnersville 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 Turnersville, NJ schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Moorestown-Lenola, NJ14,25672%46%
Greentree, NJ11,31970%43%
Barclay, NJ4,34070%41%
Folsom, PA8,44869%40%
Springdale, NJ13,95563%27%
Turnersville, NJ3,39639%20%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Masontown, PA3,39732%35%
Haughton, LA3,39567%36%
Westfield, NY3,39456%13%
Kenedy, TX3,39965%33%
New Hope, MS3,39338%23%
Turnersville, NJ3,39639%20%
Source: The Turnersville, 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.