"According to this above, New Jersey's SAT scores - at number 36 in the country - are roughly only 100 points below the highest scoring state in the country. No state is 300 points behind another state."
It depends on how you measure it. Did you know that there are now three subject areas on SAT, and that Hispanics in New Jersey score more than 100 points lower than Hispanics in many states in all three subject areas?: