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  • West Cape May Elementary School
  • 301 Moore Street, West Cape May
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 80
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

West Cape May school information

IndexWest Cape MayNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores70%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio10:113:116:1
Total public schools11,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The West Cape May, NJ educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. West Cape May public schools have average test scores of 70% which is 61% higher than than the New Jersey average and 41% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of West Cape May public schools is 10:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.8% have completed high school, 39.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in West Cape May

IndexWest Cape MayNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade88.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school87.8%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college62.5%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.5%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.6%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters13.6%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.5%1.3%

West Cape May, NJ School Districts

West Cape May Borough School District

There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in West Cape May. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for West Cape May, NJ schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 10:1. In West Cape May, NJ, an average of 88.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.8% have completed high school.

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Stone Harbor, NJ92560%21%
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North Wildwood, NJ3,94342%15%
West Cape May, NJ95570%41%

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West Cape May, NJ95570%41%
Source: The West Cape May, 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.