Lanham school information

Average Test Scores19%41%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,16379,221
Total private schoolsn/a67424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963
The Lanham, MD educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lanham public schools have average test scores of 19% which is 54% lower than than the Maryland average and 61% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lanham public schools is n/a, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.4% have completed high school, 27.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Lanham are 61% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Lanham.
  • 80.1% of people in Lanham have completed 8th grade.
  • 78.4% of people in Lanham have completed high school.
  • 27.4% of people in Lanham have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Lanham

Completed 8th grade80.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college57.6%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.7%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.4%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters11.0%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%2.5%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Arlington, VA226,09285%72%
Springdale, MD2,87877%56%
Fulton, MD3,09776%54%
Severna Park, MD38,51475%52%
Rose Hill, VA20,96875%52%
Lanham, MD10,21919%61%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lancaster, NY10,22061%23%
Broussard, LA10,22172%46%
Alpena, MI10,21343%12%
Sedona, AZ10,20944%10%
Watervliet, NY10,20736%26%
Lanham, MD10,21919%61%
Source: The Lanham, 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.