Potomac Heights school information

IndexPotomac HeightsMarylandNational
Average Test Scores24%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 Potomac Heights, MD educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Potomac Heights public schools have average test scores of 24% which is 43% lower than than the Maryland average and 52% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Potomac Heights public schools is n/a, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.3% have completed high school, 7.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Potomac Heights are 52% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Potomac Heights.
  • 88.6% of people in Potomac Heights have completed 8th grade.
  • 86.3% of people in Potomac Heights have completed high school.
  • 7.6% of people in Potomac Heights have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Potomac Heights

IndexPotomac HeightsMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade88.6%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school86.3%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college36.3%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree12.7%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors7.6%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters1.9%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%2.5%1.3%

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

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Clifton, VA21989%80%
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Burke Centre, VA18,13088%78%
Potomac Heights, MD1,19124%52%

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Dexter, NY1,19144%11%
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Potomac Heights, MD1,19124%52%
Source: The Potomac Heights, 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.