Carmody Hills Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
401 Jadeleaf Ave
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Carmody Hills Elementary School serves 433 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Carmody Hills Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Carmody Hills Elementary School's student population of 433 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Carmody Hills Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Carmody Hills Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#1292 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
6%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
12%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carmody Hills Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
15%
17%
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Black
82%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carmody Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.310.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Carmody Hills Elementary 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 (14-15)
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carmody Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carmody Hills Elementary School is Central High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is G. James Gholson Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Park Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Very calm and welcoming climate. The staff appears to genuine in their commitment to educating all students.
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