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State of New Jersey (leave a review)
USA
Schools by Type

Total

2,603

Charter

91

Magnet

0

Shared Time

4

Virtual

0

Highest Level of Education
The bar chart below shows percentages of adults in this state who hold different qualifications as their highest level of academic achievement.
Highest level of educationPercent of adults
Less than high school11
High school diploma or GED28
Some college23
Bachelor's degree24
Graduate degree15
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 2.5 hours

1st Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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Household Income
The chart below shows income adjusted for inflation and shown in 2016 dollars. This lets you see how families' purchasing power has changed over time.
YearIncome expressed in 2016 dollars
199076500
200079500
200575800
201074500
201272800
201372300
201472900
201573100
201676100
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Child Poverty and Homelessness

Children in poverty

271,758

Homeless children

10,391

Unsheltered children

31

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Students in Gifted and Talented Programs
Category of studentPercent enrolled in gifted and talented programs
Boys5
Girls7
White7
Black3
Hispanic3
Asian12
American Indian or Alaskan Native3
Pacific Islander8
Two or more races5
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*All data shown corresponds to the 2015-16 academic year unless otherwise stated.