Cabin John Middle School

10701 Gainsborough Road
Potomac, MD 20854
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 1,030 students in grades 6-8, Cabin John Middle School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 20%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 36%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,030 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : Top 20% in MD
  • : 36% (Top 20%)
  • : 67% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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 1,030 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,030 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
67 teachers
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School Rankings

Cabin John Middle School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,343 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cabin John Middle School is 0.72, 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)
#144 out of 1343 schools
(Top 20%)
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36%
20%
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67%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cabin John Middle 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
35%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
21%
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Black
12%
33%
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White
37%
34%
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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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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
0.72
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 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cabin John Middle School's ranking?
Cabin John Middle School is ranked #144 out of 1,343 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland.
What schools are Cabin John Middle School often compared to?
Cabin John Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Herbert Hoover Middle 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 20% MD state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% MD state average).
How many students attend Cabin John Middle School?
1,030 students attend Cabin John Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of Cabin John Middle School students are White, 35% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cabin John Middle School?
Cabin John Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Cabin John Middle School offer ?
Cabin John Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cabin John Middle School part of?
Cabin John Middle School is part of Montgomery County Public Schools School District.

School Reviews

3   3/12/2020
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.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - A man with H.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,030 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 36% (Top 20%)
  • : 67% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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