Avg. test scores 81%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 49%

Forest Heights school information

IndexForest HeightsMarylandNational
Average Test Scores9%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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forest Heights are 81% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Forest Heights
  • 80.3% of people in Forest Heights have completed 8th grade
  • 79.6% of people in Forest Heights have completed high school
  • 15.4% of people in Forest Heights have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Forest Heights

      IndexForest HeightsMarylandNational
      Completed 8th grade80.3%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school79.6%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college47.1%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.5%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.4%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters6.3%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%2.5%1.3%

      Forest Heights, MD School Districts

      • Prince George's County Public Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Forest Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forest Heights, MD schools is 9%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Forest Heights, MD, an average of 80.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      McLean, VA48,86795%92%
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      Pimmit Hills, VA6,51191%85%
      Falls Church, VA13,59789%81%
      Forest Heights, MD2,5499%81%

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      Forest Heights, MD2,5499%81%
      Source: The Forest Heights, 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.