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27%
  • Potomac Landing Elementary
  • 12500 Fort Washington Rd, Fort Washington
  • Prince George's County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 442
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
22%
  • Indian Queen Elementary
  • 9551 Fort Foote Rd, Fort Washington
  • Prince George's County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 278
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
20%
  • Fort Washington Forest Elementary
  • 1300 Fillmore Rd, Fort Washington
  • Prince George's County Public Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 225
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
17%
  • Fort Foote Elementary
  • 8300 Oxon Hill Rd, Fort Washington
  • Prince George's County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 323
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
15%
  • Oxon Hill Middle School
  • 9570 Fort Foote Rd, Fort Washington
  • Prince George's County Public Schools
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 593
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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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.

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%

Fort Washington, MD School Districts

Prince George's County Public Schools

There are a total of 9 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fort Washington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Washington, MD schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Fort Washington, MD, an average of 89.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Fort Washington schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Fort Washington, MD schools.

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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.
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