White Marsh Elementary School

White Marsh Elementary School serves 236 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 59%.
White Marsh Elementary School operates within the St. Mary's County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 236 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 236 students
White Marsh Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % White Marsh Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
White Marsh Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade White Marsh Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 15:1 15:1
White Marsh Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
6%
White Marsh Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
2%
14%
White Marsh Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
5%
35%
White Marsh Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
88%
41%
White Marsh Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
White Marsh Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.22 0.39
White Marsh Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
19%
38%
White Marsh Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
4%
6%
White Marsh Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

St. Mary's County School District's student population of 17,841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,993 in this district is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,248 is less than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name St. Mary's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
26
Number of Students Managed 17,841 15,824
St. Mary's County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $223 MM $243 MM
St. Mary's County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $228 MM $239 MM
St. Mary's County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,993 $14,280
St. Mary's County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,248 $14,036
St. Mary's County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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    0.5 miles
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    2 miles
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    MechanicsvilleMD 20659
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    6 miles
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  • HelenMargaret Brent Middle School
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    7 miles
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    8.4 miles
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    MorganzaMD 20660
    (301)475-0215
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