Avg. test scores 27%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 62%

Elkridge school information

Average Test Scores36%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools51,16379,221
Total private schools367424,874
Total post-secondary schools11127,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elkridge are 27% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Elkridge
  • 91.6% of people in Elkridge have completed 8th grade
  • 90.8% of people in Elkridge have completed high school
  • 49.2% of people in Elkridge have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elkridge

      Completed 8th grade91.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school90.8%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college73.6%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree55.9%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors49.2%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters19.9%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.3%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%2.5%1.3%

      Elkridge, MD School Districts

      • Howard County Public Schools

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Elkridge. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elkridge, MD schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Elkridge, MD, an average of 91.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fulton, MD3,09776%54%
      Severna Park, MD38,51475%52%
      Eldersburg, MD31,89270%42%
      Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD6,02469%40%
      Ellicott City, MD70,78067%36%
      Elkridge, MD18,34436%27%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Eastlake, OH18,34273%49%
      North Druid Hills, GA18,33136%27%
      Ojus, FL18,32463%27%
      Lake Butler, FL18,32271%43%
      Cudahy, WI18,32136%26%
      Elkridge, MD18,34436%27%
      Source: The Elkridge, 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.