Takoma Park Middle School

7611 Piney Branch Rd,

Silver Spring, MD, 20910

Tel: (301)650-6444
Grades: 6-8

840 students

Takoma Park Middle School serves 840 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Takoma Park Middle School operates within the Montgomery County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 840 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 840 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
19%
6%
Hispanic
14%
11%
Black
27%
37%
White
32%
43%
Unknown
8%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.77
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 21%
35%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 146,459 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Montgomery County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
203
n/a
Number of Students Managed 146,459
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Coolidge Sr. High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Silver Spring International Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Takoma Park Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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