White Marsh Elementary School

White Marsh Elementary School serves 262 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
White Marsh Elementary School operates within the Saint Mary's County School District.

Overview

The student population of 262 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 262 students
White Marsh Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
White Marsh Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade White Marsh Elementary School Student 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 0.20 is less 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 17:1 14:1
White Marsh Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
White Marsh Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
1%
12%
White Marsh Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
7%
36%
White Marsh Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
89%
42%
White Marsh Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
White Marsh Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups White Marsh 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.
0.20 0.39
White Marsh Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
25%
36%
White Marsh Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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%
White Marsh Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,124 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,010 is less than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 35% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,556 is less than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Saint Mary's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
29
Number of Students Managed 21,124 15,634
Saint Mary's County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $235 MM $244 MM
Saint Mary's County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $227 MM $238 MM
Saint Mary's County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,010 $14,580
Saint Mary's County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,556 $14,228
Saint Mary's 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 Chopticon High School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Margaret Brent Middle School (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lettie Marshall Dent Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MechanicsvilleLettie Marshall Dent Elementary School
    37840 New Market Turner Rd
    MechanicsvilleMD 20659
    (301)472-4500
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 633 students                      
  • MechanicsvilleMechanicsville Elementary School
    28585 Three Notch Rd
    MechanicsvilleMD 20659
    (301)472-4800
    2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 333 students                      
  • BryantownT. C. Martin Elementary School
    6315 Olivers Shop Rd
    BryantownMD 20617
    (301)274-3182
    6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 579 students                      
  • HelenMargaret Brent Middle School
    29675 Point Lookout Rd
    HelenMD 20635
    (301)884-4635
    7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 991 students                      
  • MorganzaChopticon High School
    25390 Colton Point Rd
    MorganzaMD 20660
    (301)475-0215
    8.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1590 students                      

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