Indian Head school information

IndexIndian HeadMarylandNational
Average Test Scores51%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools51,16379,221
Total private schools267424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963
The Indian Head, MD educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Indian Head public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 24% higher than than the Maryland average and 4% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Indian Head public schools is 18:1, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.7% have completed high school, 21.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Indian Head are 4% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Indian Head.
  • 92.7% of people in Indian Head have completed 8th grade.
  • 92.7% of people in Indian Head have completed high school.
  • 21.1% of people in Indian Head have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Indian Head

IndexIndian HeadMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade92.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school92.7%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college60.3%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.0%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.1%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters9.0%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%2.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Indian Head (high school & post-secondary)

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Indian Head, MD3,87951%4%

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Indian Head, MD3,87951%4%
Source: The Indian Head, 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.