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Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 41%

Cumberland school information

IndexCumberlandMarylandNational
Average Test Scores40%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools101,16379,221
Total private schools567424,874
Total post-secondary schools21127,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cumberland are 19% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Cumberland
  • 85.7% of people in Cumberland have completed 8th grade
  • 83.9% of people in Cumberland have completed high school
  • 17.7% of people in Cumberland have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cumberland

      IndexCumberlandMarylandNational
      Completed 8th grade85.7%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school83.9%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college48.4%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.0%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.7%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters8.0%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%2.5%1.3%

      Cumberland, MD School Districts

      • Allegany County Public Schools

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Cumberland. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cumberland, MD schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Cumberland, MD, an average of 85.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Springfield, WV40155%11%
      Meyersdale, PA1,87254%10%
      Cresaptown, MD6,00253%8%
      Fairhope, PA1,30753%8%
      Frostburg, MD8,71853%7%
      Cumberland, MD20,29040%19%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      South St. Paul, MN20,28146%7%
      Hauppauge, NY20,30165%32%
      Parma Heights, OH20,31176%53%
      Golden, CO20,26844%11%
      Lexington, SC20,31565%32%
      Cumberland, MD20,29040%19%
      Source: The Cumberland, 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.