Accident Elementary School

534 Accidentbittinger Rd

Accident, MD 21520-1340

Tel: (301)746-8863
Grades: PK-5

250 students

Accident Elementary School serves 250 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Accident Elementary School operates within the Garrett County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 250 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade Accident Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
White
91%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Accident Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Accident Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.17 0.38
Accident Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
41%
35%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,113 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Garrett County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
28
Number of Students Managed 4,113 16,752
Garrett County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $244 MM
Garrett County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $69 MM $238 MM
Garrett County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,722 $14,580
Garrett County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,558 $14,228
Garrett County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Northern Garrett High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northern Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Friendsville Elementary School (8.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AccidentHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Northern Garrett High School
    86 Pride Parkway
    AccidentMD 21520
    (301)746-8668
    5.7 mi | 482 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AccidentNorthern Middle School
    371 Pride Parkway
    AccidentMD 21520
    (301)746-8165
    5.7 mi | 368 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • FriendsvilleFriendsville Elementary School
    841 First Ave
    FriendsvilleMD 21531
    (301)746-5100
    8.6 mi | 117 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GrantsvilleGrantsville Elementary School
    120 Grant St
    GrantsvilleMD 21536
    (301)895-5173
    10.3 mi | 237 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • OaklandBroad Ford Elementary School
    607 Harvey Winters Rd
    OaklandMD 21550
    (301)334-9445
    12.7 mi | 424 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Garrett County, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.04, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.38. The most diverse school district in Garrett County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.