Veterans Elementary School

Veterans Elementary School serves 1,062 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Veterans Elementary School operates within the Howard County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1062 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,062 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
47%
6%
Hispanic
4%
12%
Black
13%
36%
White
33%
42%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.39
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
36%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,942 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Howard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
74
29
Number of Students Managed 56,942 15,634
District Total Revenue $835 MM $244 MM
District Spending $817 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,734 $14,580
District Spending / Student $16,360 $14,228
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Howard High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ellicott Mills Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northfield Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ellicott City Ellicott Mills Middle School
    4445 Montgomery Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-2839
    0.2 mi | 731 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Ellicott CityNorthfield Elementary School
    9125 Northfield Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21042
    (410)313-2806
    0.9 mi | 595 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Ellicott CityDunloggin Middle School
    9129 Northfield Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21042
    (410)313-2831
    0.9 mi | 565 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Ellicott CityWorthington Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    4570 Roundhill Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-2825
    1.2 mi | 533 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Ellicott CityPatapsco Middle School
    8885 Old Frederick Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-2848
    1.3 mi | 567 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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