Rising Sun school information

IndexRising SunMarylandNational
Average Test Scores89%82%68%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools31,16379,235
Total private schoolsn/a67424,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,965

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  • The average school test scores in Rising Sun are 31% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Rising Sun.
  • 85.0% of people in Rising Sun have completed 8th grade.
  • 83.2% of people in Rising Sun have completed high school.
  • 15.1% of people in Rising Sun have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Rising Sun

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  • Calvert Elementary79 Brick Meetinghouse RdGrades: KG - 05Students: 325 · Ratio: 16:195
  • Rising Sun Elementary500 Hopewell RdGrades: PK - 05Students: 669 · Ratio: 16:187
  • Rising Sun Middle School289 Pearl StreetGrades: 06 - 08Students: 695 · Ratio: 15:186

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Education level achieved in Rising Sun

IndexRising SunMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade85.0%87.0%83.8%
Completed high school83.2%86.0%82.4%
Completed some college46.0%63.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree22.4%43.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors15.1%37.3%29.3%
Completed masters7.3%17.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.2%5.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%2.5%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Charlestown, MD1,08590%32%
Port Deposit, MD63988%29%
Delta, PA63687%27%
West Grove, PA2,85686%26%
Havre de Grace, MD13,36085%25%
Rising Sun, MD2,87089%31%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Winner, SD2,87172%5%
Swansboro, NC2,86979%16%
Mohave Valley, AZ2,86860%12%
Newton, IL2,87288%30%
Mountain Iron, MN2,87460%12%
Rising Sun, MD2,87089%31%
Source: The Rising Sun, MD education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.