B+
Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 60%

Herndon school information

IndexHerndonVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores64%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools121,59679,221
Total private schools1055324,874
Total post-secondary schools21997,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Herndon are 29% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Herndon
  • 84.0% of people in Herndon have completed 8th grade
  • 82.5% of people in Herndon have completed high school
  • 48.4% of people in Herndon have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Herndon

      IndexHerndonVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.0%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school82.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college65.3%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree52.6%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors48.4%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters21.5%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.2%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.7%1.3%

      Herndon, VA School Districts

      • Fairfax County Public Schools

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 10 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Herndon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Herndon, VA schools is 64%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Herndon, VA, an average of 84.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Great Falls, VA15,78695%93%
      Wolf Trap, VA16,72295%93%
      Floris, VA7,87695%93%
      McLean, VA48,86795%92%
      Mantua, VA7,49794%91%
      Herndon, VA24,41564%29%

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      Holt, MI24,41841%17%
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      Norfolk, NE24,39881%65%
      San Fernando, CA24,39623%54%
      San Benito, TX24,44260%21%
      Herndon, VA24,41564%29%
      Source: The Herndon, VA 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.