Arcola Elementary School

  • Arcola Elementary School serves 704 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (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 19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Arcola Elementary School's student population of 704 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students704 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Arcola Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Arcola Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Arcola Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arcola Elementary School is 0.49, 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#1212 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arcola 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 Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
69%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
19%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arcola Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.490.41
This chart display the diversity score of Arcola Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arcola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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