Fort Washington school information

IndexFort WashingtonMarylandNational
Average Test Scores20%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools91,16379,221
Total private schools467424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963
The Fort Washington, MD educational system consists of 9 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fort Washington public schools have average test scores of 20% which is 52% lower than than the Maryland average and 59% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Washington public schools is 18:1, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.8% have completed high school, 41.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Fort Washington are 59% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Fort Washington.
  • 89.1% of people in Fort Washington have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.8% of people in Fort Washington have completed high school.
  • 41.8% of people in Fort Washington have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Fort Washington

IndexFort WashingtonMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade89.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.8%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college71.2%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.0%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.8%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters18.4%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.6%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%2.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Fort Washington (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wolf Trap, VA16,72295%93%
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Wakefield, VA12,69793%90%
Pimmit Hills, VA6,51191%85%
Fort Washington, MD23,89520%59%

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Fort Washington, MD23,89520%59%
Source: The Fort Washington, 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.