Candlewood Elementary School
Candlewood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Candlewood Elementary School's student population of 376 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||376 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||27 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Candlewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MD)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#227 out of 1359 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)||50-54%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)||65-69%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||n/a|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Montgomery County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Derwood Mill Creek Towne Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
17700 Park Mill Dr
Derwood, MD 20855
(240) 740-1820 1.2 PK-5 389
- Derwood Sequoyah Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 384 students
17301 Bowie Mill Rd
Derwood, MD 20855
(301) 840-5335 1.3 K-5 384
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