Barstow Elementary School

295 Williams Rd
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 663 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Barstow Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 25%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is equal to the Maryland state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 663 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Top 50% in MD
  • : 36% (Top 30%)
  • : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Barstow Elementary School's student population of 663 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
663 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Barstow Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,347 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Barstow Elementary School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MD)
#514 out of 1347 schools
(Top 50%)
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36%
25%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barstow 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 2021-22 school year data.
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barstow 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
21%
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Black
19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Barstow Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
58%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
0.61
This chart display the diversity score of Barstow Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Barstow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barstow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barstow Elementary School's ranking?
Barstow Elementary School is ranked #514 out of 1,347 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Maryland.
What schools are Barstow Elementary School often compared to?
Barstow Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Calvert Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% MD state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MD state average).
How many students attend Barstow Elementary School?
663 students attend Barstow Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Barstow Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Black, 13% of students are Two or more races, 9% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Barstow Elementary School?
Barstow Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Barstow Elementary School offer ?
Barstow Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Barstow Elementary School part of?
Barstow Elementary School is part of Calvert County Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 663 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 36% (Top 30%)
  • : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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