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  • Fort Washington El School
  • Highland & Ft Washington Aves, Fort Washington
  • Upper Dublin SD
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 496
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Upper Dublin High School
  • 800 Loch Alsh Ave, Fort Washington
  • Upper Dublin SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,431
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Fort Washington school information

IndexFort WashingtonPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores78%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools22,56379,221
Total private schools81,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Fort Washington, PA educational system consists of 2 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fort Washington public schools have average test scores of 78% which is 47% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 59% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Washington public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.9% have completed high school, 63.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 9.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Fort Washington

IndexFort WashingtonPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade96.2%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school95.9%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college82.1%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree70.6%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors63.8%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters31.2%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.9%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.4%1.3%

Fort Washington, PA School Districts

Upper Dublin School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, 8 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fort Washington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Washington, PA schools is 78%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Fort Washington, PA, an average of 96.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.9% 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, PA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Eagleville CDP (Centre County), PA42389%81%
Ardmore, PA12,59286%75%
Bryn Mawr, PA3,54585%73%
Maple Glen, PA6,83784%70%
Penn Wynne, PA5,53584%70%
Fort Washington, PA5,95178%59%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
District Heights, MD5,95110%81%
Chickasaw, AL5,95522%56%
Trenton, MO5,94663%27%
Air Force Academy, CO5,95745%8%
Watchung, NJ5,94470%43%
Fort Washington, PA5,95178%59%
Source: The Fort Washington, PA 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.