Wood-Ridge school information

IndexWood-RidgeNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores46%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:113:116:1
Total public schools31,60479,221
Total private schoolsn/a82324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Wood-Ridge, NJ educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Wood-Ridge public schools have average test scores of 46% which is 6% higher than than the New Jersey average and 7% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wood-Ridge public schools is 20:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.5% have completed high school, 34.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Wood-Ridge are 7% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Wood-Ridge.
  • 92.7% of people in Wood-Ridge have completed 8th grade.
  • 91.5% of people in Wood-Ridge have completed high school.
  • 34.5% of people in Wood-Ridge have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Wood-Ridge

IndexWood-RidgeNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade92.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school91.5%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college63.0%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.2%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.5%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters13.5%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.5%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
Essex Fells, NJ2,16492%87%
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Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
Wood-Ridge, NJ8,10946%7%

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Wood-Ridge, NJ8,10946%7%
Source: The Wood-Ridge, 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.