Atholton Elementary School

  • Atholton Elementary School serves 468 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (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 62% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Atholton Elementary School's student population of 468 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Atholton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Atholton Elementary School is 0.65, 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#297 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Atholton 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
8%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
18%
34%
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White
55%
38%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Atholton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.650.41
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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 NameHoward County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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