Rockburn Elementary School

Rockburn Elementary School serves 710 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Rockburn Elementary School operates within the Howard County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 710 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 710 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade Rockburn Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 15:1 14:1
Asian
14%
6%
Hispanic
6%
11%
Black
11%
37%
White
60%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Rockburn Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Rockburn 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.
0.60 0.38
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.
6%
35%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,445 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Howard County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
73
28
Number of Students Managed 56,445 16,752
Howard County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $835 MM $244 MM
Howard County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $817 MM $238 MM
Howard County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,734 $14,580
Howard County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,360 $14,228
Howard 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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ellicott CityBellows Spring Elementary School
    8125 Old Stockbridge Dr
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-5057
    1.3 mi | 885 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Ellicott CityIlchester Elementary School
    4981 Ilchester Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-2524
    1.4 mi | 665 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Ellicott CityBonnie Branch Middle School
    4979 Ilchester Rd
    Ellicott CityMD 21043
    (410)313-2580
    1.4 mi | 705 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ElkridgeMayfield Woods Middle School
    7950 Redbarn Way
    ElkridgeMD 21075
    (410)313-5022
    1.5 mi | 720 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ColumbiaWaterloo Elementary School
    5940 Waterloo Rd
    ColumbiaMD 21045
    (410)313-5014
    1.6 mi | 756 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Howard 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 0.57, which is higher than the Maryland average of 0.38. The most diverse school district in Howard County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.