Avg. test scores 66%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 13%

Adelphi school information

Average Test Scores17%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools51,16379,221
Total private schools167424,874
Total post-secondary schools11127,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Adelphi are 66% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Adelphi
  • 78.4% of people in Adelphi have completed 8th grade
  • 76.8% of people in Adelphi have completed high school
  • 34.1% of people in Adelphi have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Adelphi

      Completed 8th grade78.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school76.8%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college57.0%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.7%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.1%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters14.2%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.0%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.4%2.5%1.3%

      Adelphi, MD School Districts

      • Prince George's County Public Schools

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Adelphi. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Adelphi, MD schools is 17%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Adelphi, MD, an average of 78.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      McLean, VA48,86795%92%
      Wakefield, VA12,69793%90%
      Pimmit Hills, VA6,51191%85%
      Falls Church, VA13,59789%81%
      Dunn Loring, VA9,39789%80%
      Adelphi, MD15,55417%66%

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      Damascus, MD15,55454%9%
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      Adelphi, MD15,55417%66%
      Source: The Adelphi, MD 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.