Washington school information

IndexWashingtonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores33%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools81,60479,221
Total private schools282324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963
The Washington, NJ educational system consists of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Washington public schools have average test scores of 33% which is 23% lower than than the New Jersey average and 33% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Washington public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.8% have completed high school, 29.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Washington are 33% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Washington.
  • 86.2% of people in Washington have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.8% of people in Washington have completed high school.
  • 29.4% of people in Washington have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Washington

IndexWashingtonNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade86.2%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school85.8%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college60.5%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.7%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.4%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.5%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Asbury, NJ26076%54%
Clinton, NJ2,67965%31%
Port Colden, NJ11865%31%
Long Valley, NJ1,97164%29%
Wilson, PA7,81963%27%
Washington, NJ6,48933%33%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Henderson, TN6,49164%29%
Champion Heights, OH6,49188%80%
Moores Mill, AL6,49352%6%
Stevensville, MD6,48556%13%
Eatonton, GA6,49628%43%
Washington, NJ6,48933%33%
Source: The Washington, 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.