Rockburn Elementary School

Rockburn Elementary School serves 705 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Rockburn Elementary School operates within the Howard County School District.

Overview

The student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 705 students
Rockburn Elementary School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Rockburn Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Rockburn Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 15:1 14:1
Rockburn Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
16%
6%
Rockburn Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Rockburn Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
13%
36%
Rockburn Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
58%
42%
Rockburn Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Rockburn Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rockburn Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.62 0.39
Rockburn Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
7%
36%
Rockburn Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
2%
6%
Rockburn Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,942 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,734 is higher than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 42% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,360 is higher than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Howard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
74
29
Number of Students Managed 56,942 15,634
Howard County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $835 MM $244 MM
Howard County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $817 MM $238 MM
Howard County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,734 $14,580
Howard County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,360 $14,228
Howard County School District 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 Long Reach High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bonnie Branch Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bellows Spring Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • Ellicott CityBellows Spring Elementary School
    8125 Old Stockbridge Dr
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-5057
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 944 students                      
  • Ellicott CityIlchester Elementary School
    4981 Ilchester Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-2524
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 685 students                      
  • Ellicott CityBonnie Branch Middle School
    4979 Ilchester Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-2580
    1.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 703 students                      
  • ElkridgeMayfield Woods Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    7950 Redbarn Way
    ElkridgeMD 21075
    (410)313-5022
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 716 students                      
  • ColumbiaWaterloo Elementary School
    5940 Waterloo Rd
    ColumbiaMD 21045
    (410)313-5014
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 783 students                      

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