Allenwood Elementary School

  • Allenwood Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower 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 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Allenwood Elementary School's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Allenwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Allenwood Elementary School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#1163 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
23%
16%
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Black
73%
34%
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White
2%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Allenwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.420.41
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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 NamePrince George's County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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