Cedar Grove Elementary School

24001 Ridge Rd
Germantown, MD 20876
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Cedar Grove Elementary School serves 382 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cedar Grove Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 20%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cedar Grove Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Cedar Grove Elementary School's student population of 382 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
382 students
This chart display total students of Cedar Grove Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Cedar Grove Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cedar Grove Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Cedar Grove Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Cedar Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,343 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Cedar Grove Elementary School is 0.73, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#192 out of 1343 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Cedar Grove Elementary School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
20%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cedar Grove 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cedar Grove Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
42%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
17%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
23%
34%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedar Grove Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score
0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Cedar Grove Elementary 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
11%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cedar Grove Elementary 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: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cedar Grove Elementary School's ranking?
Cedar Grove Elementary School is ranked #192 out of 1,343 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 20% MD state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% MD state average).
How many students attend Cedar Grove Elementary School?
382 students attend Cedar Grove Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Cedar Grove Elementary School students are Asian, 23% of students are White, 17% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cedar Grove Elementary School?
Cedar Grove Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Cedar Grove Elementary School offer ?
Cedar Grove Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cedar Grove Elementary School part of?
Cedar Grove Elementary School is part of Montgomery County Public Schools School District.

School Reviews

Review Cedar Grove Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Honors or general courses? Find out which type is best for your child's learning environment and GPA.
Education Investment Unveiled: Which State Leads the Nation in Public School Funding?
Education Investment Unveiled: Which State Leads the Nation in Public School Funding?
Discover which state allocates the highest funding per student in public schools. Dive into US Census Data to unveil the most financially supportive state and explore if increased spending translates to enhanced student learning outcomes.
Public Schools in a Minute
Public Schools in a Minute
Explore the diverse world of public schools in a minute! Our brief overview provides a snapshot of the educational landscape, school districts, curriculum, and more. Get a quick glance at the big picture of K-12 education.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Quick Links