Pocomoke City school information

IndexPocomoke CityMarylandNational
Average Test Scores60%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools31,16379,221
Total private schoolsn/a67424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963
The Pocomoke City, MD educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Pocomoke City public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 45% higher than than the Maryland average and 22% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Pocomoke City public schools is 13:1, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 76.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.2% have completed high school, 19.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Pocomoke City are 22% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Pocomoke City.
  • 76.7% of people in Pocomoke City have completed 8th grade.
  • 73.2% of people in Pocomoke City have completed high school.
  • 19.6% of people in Pocomoke City have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Pocomoke City

IndexPocomoke CityMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade76.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school73.2%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college41.7%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.6%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.6%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.4%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%2.5%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Chincoteague, VA2,91984%70%
Oak Hall, VA33774%50%
Snow Hill, MD2,20867%37%
Princess Anne, MD3,39127%45%
Pocomoke City, MD4,14660%22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Peotone, IL4,14630%39%
Vidalia, LA4,14862%26%
Venersborg, WA4,14851%3%
Pipestone, MN4,14937%24%
South Chicago Heights, IL4,14311%78%
Pocomoke City, MD4,14660%22%
Source: The Pocomoke City, 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.