Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School

1200 Swingingdale Dr,

Silver Spring, MD, 20905-7049

Tel: (301)989-6030
Grades: PK-5

452 students

Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School serves 452 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School operates within the Montgomery County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 452 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 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 0.74 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 13:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
6%
Hispanic
22%
11%
Black
42%
37%
White
16%
43%
Unknown
7%
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. 0.74
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. 39%
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.
9%
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
29
Number of Students Managed 146,459
17,449
District Total Revenue $2,508 MM
n/a
District Spending $2,252 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $18,007
$0
District Spending / Student $16,170
$0
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 Paint Branch High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Briggs Chaney Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Tyler Page Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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