15516 Old Columbia Pike
Burtonsville, MD 20866
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Burtonsville Elementary School serves 580 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Burtonsville Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is equal to the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Burtonsville Elementary School's student population of 580 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
580 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Burtonsville Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Burtonsville Elementary School is 0.59, 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 Data
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State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#524 out of 1354 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
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Black
60%
34%
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White
5%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 580 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 50%)

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