The City is also near two outstanding institutions of higher learning- Salisbury University and University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
Wicomico County Board of Education
Fruitland Intermediate School - located at 208 West Main Street.
Fruitland Primary School - located on 301 North Division Street.
Bennett Middle School - 532 South Division Street in Fruitland.
Students living in Fruitland attend James M. Bennett High School which was built in 2010 and is located on College Avenue in Salisbury, MD.
Salisbury University - located in nearby Salisbury, MD Salisbury University (formerly Salisbury State University) has an enrollment of over 8,000 students and a reputation for excellence in academics and sports.
University of Maryland (Eastern Shore) - located south of Fruitland in Priness Anne, Maryland