Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 47%

Hagerstown school information

Average Test Scores46%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools241,16379,221
Total private schools1867424,874
Total post-secondary schools31127,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hagerstown are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in Hagerstown
  • 79.0% of people in Hagerstown have completed 8th grade
  • 77.6% of people in Hagerstown have completed high school
  • 16.1% of people in Hagerstown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hagerstown

      Completed 8th grade79.0%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school77.6%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college46.5%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.2%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.1%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters6.0%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%2.5%1.3%

      Hagerstown, MD School Districts

      • Washington County Public Schools

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 18 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Hagerstown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hagerstown, MD schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Hagerstown, MD, an average of 79.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Middletown, MD4,46068%37%
      Wayne Heights, PA2,54566%34%
      Greencastle, PA4,03965%32%
      Mercersburg, PA1,49362%25%
      Boonsboro, MD3,45860%23%
      Hagerstown, MD40,32546%7%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Holyoke, MA40,28037%26%
      Hickory, NC40,27447%4%
      La Puente, CA40,38430%38%
      Carol Stream, IL40,22847%5%
      Marana, AZ40,22145%10%
      Hagerstown, MD40,32546%7%
      Source: The Hagerstown, 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.