10701 Gainsborough Road
Potomac, MD 20854
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Cabin John Middle School serves 1,005 students in grades 6-8.
Cabin John Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 79% (which is higher than 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 57% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cabin John Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Cabin John Middle School's student population of 1,005 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,005 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Cabin John Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Cabin John Middle School is 0.70, 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
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#64 out of 1354 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
31%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
12%
34%
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White
43%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
This chart display the diversity score of Cabin John Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cabin John Middle 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
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cabin John Middle 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

School Reviews

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It is a good school, but it lacks discipline and teaching students of the real world. The punishments aren't as dire as they should be, which won't end up teaching the student right from wrong. The school's students apparently love talking about inappropriate topics.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,005 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 20%)

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