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  • Sherwood High
  • 300 Olney-sandy Spring Rd, Ashton-Sandy Spring
  • Montgomery County Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,894
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Sherwood Elementary
  • 1401 Olney-sandy Spring Rd, Ashton-Sandy Spring
  • Montgomery County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 496
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Ashton-Sandy Spring school information

IndexAshton-Sandy SpringMarylandNational
Average Test Scores69%41%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,16379,221
Total private schoolsn/a67424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963
The Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ashton-Sandy Spring public schools have average test scores of 69% which is 66% higher than than the Maryland average and 40% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ashton-Sandy Spring public schools is n/a, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.6% have completed high school, 54.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 7.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Ashton-Sandy Spring

IndexAshton-Sandy SpringMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade96.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school96.6%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college78.2%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree60.8%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors54.3%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters25.0%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.7%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.0%2.5%1.3%

Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD School Districts

Montgomery County Public Schools

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ashton-Sandy Spring. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD schools is 69%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD, an average of 96.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Ashton-Sandy Spring schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD schools.

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Fulton, MD3,09776%54%
North Potomac, MD24,14876%53%
Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD6,02469%40%

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Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD6,02469%40%
Source: The Ashton-Sandy Spring, 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.