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Avg. test scores 97%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 174%
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McLean school information

IndexMcLeanVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores95%79%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools81,59679,221
Total private schools1055324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in McLean are 97% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in McLean
  • 98.2% of people in McLean have completed 8th grade
  • 98.0% of people in McLean have completed high school
  • 83.0% of people in McLean have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in McLean

      IndexMcLeanVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade98.2%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school98.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college92.9%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree85.4%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors83.0%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters53.7%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree23.4%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate7.8%1.7%1.3%

      McLean, VA School Districts

      • Fairfax County Public Schools
      • Falls Church City Public Schools

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 10 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in McLean. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for McLean, VA schools is 95%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In McLean, VA, an average of 98.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Great Falls, VA15,78694%94.3%
      Oakton, VA36,74892%90.1%
      Burke, VA42,29090%86.3%
      Chantilly, VA24,31289%85.2%
      Clifton, VA21989%84.3%
      McLean, VA48,86795%96.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bedford, TX48,86461%26.0%
      Murray, UT48,83445%6.0%
      Sheboygan, WI48,81335%26.8%
      Severn, MD49,01736%25.4%
      Methuen Town, MA49,04340%16.4%
      McLean, VA48,86795%96.6%
      Source: The McLean, 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.