Abingdon Elementary School

  • Abingdon Elementary School serves 830 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Abingdon Elementary School's student population of 830 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students830 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abingdon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abingdon Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#516 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Abingdon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
19%
34%
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White
65%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Abingdon Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.540.72
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarford County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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