Avg. test scores 63%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 59%

College Park school information

IndexCollege ParkMarylandNational
Average Test Scores18%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:116:116:1
Total public schools21,16379,221
Total private schools567424,874
Total post-secondary schools21127,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in College Park are 63% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in College Park
  • 83.4% of people in College Park have completed 8th grade
  • 81.5% of people in College Park have completed high school
  • 48.3% of people in College Park have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in College Park

      IndexCollege ParkMarylandNational
      Completed 8th grade83.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school81.5%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college66.4%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree53.1%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors48.3%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters26.3%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree8.9%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate5.5%2.5%1.3%

      College Park, MD School Districts

      • Prince George's County Public Schools

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in College Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for College Park, MD schools is 18%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In College Park, MD, an average of 83.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      McLean, VA48,86795%92%
      Pimmit Hills, VA6,51191%85%
      Falls Church, VA13,59789%81%
      Idylwood, VA18,92186%76%
      Arlington, VA226,09285%72%
      College Park, MD31,94218%63%

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      Walla Walla, WA31,95239%21%
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      Eldersburg, MD31,89270%42%
      Petersburg, VA31,99760%22%
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      College Park, MD31,94218%63%
      Source: The College Park, 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.