Avalon Elementary School

Avalon Elementary School serves 382 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 23% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Avalon Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Avalon Elementary School's student population of 382 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Avalon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Avalon Elementary School is 0.45, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#1141 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
11%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
23%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
70%
34%
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White
2%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.450.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Avalon Elementary School is Crossland Evening/saturday High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thurgood Marshall Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allenwood Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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