Beach Elementary School

  • Beach Elementary School serves 571 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 52% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Beach Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Beach Elementary School's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students571 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Beach Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beach Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Beach Elementary School is 0.51, 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#294 out of 1359 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
61%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beach 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) (16-17)
52%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
10%
34%
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White
68%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beach Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.510.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Beach 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 Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beach 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 NameCalvert County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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