Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 54%
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Fort Meade school information

IndexFort MeadeFloridaNational
Average Test Scores45%55%48%
Student/Teacher ratio13:117:116:1
Total public schools43,38879,221
Total private schools11,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fort Meade are 6% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Fort Meade
  • 76.7% of people in Fort Meade have completed 8th grade
  • 76.4% of people in Fort Meade have completed high school
  • 13.9% of people in Fort Meade have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fort Meade

      IndexFort MeadeFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade76.7%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school76.4%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college39.4%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.2%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.9%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.9%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

      Fort Meade, FL School Districts

      • Polk County School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fort Meade. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Meade, FL schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Fort Meade, FL, an average of 76.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Highland City, FL10,10060%23.6%
      Alturas, FL3,67955%13.3%
      Bowling Green, FL2,89752%8.1%
      Eagle Lake, FL2,41145%5.8%
      Mulberry, FL3,92542%13.0%
      Fort Meade, FL5,88345%6.0%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Punxsutawney, PA5,88351%6.0%
      Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,88581%68.3%
      Medina, NY5,88547%1.6%
      Bellevue, KY5,87940%17.9%
      Sweetwater, TN5,87730%38.2%
      Fort Meade, FL5,88345%6.0%
      Source: The Fort Meade, FL 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.