Carderock Springs Elementary School

  • Carderock Springs Elementary School serves 393 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 83% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Carderock Springs Elementary 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 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Carderock Springs Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Carderock Springs Elementary School's student population of 393 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carderock Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Carderock Springs Elementary School is 0.58, 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#23 out of 1359 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
81%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
83%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
3%
34%
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White
62%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.580.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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