Centennial Lane Elementary School

  • Centennial Lane Elementary School serves 728 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Centennial Lane Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Maryland state average of 61%.
  • Centennial Lane Elementary School operates within the Howard County School District.

Top Placements

Centennial Lane Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Centennial Lane Elementary School's student population of 728 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students728 students
Centennial Lane Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Centennial Lane Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Centennial Lane Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeCentennial Lane Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Centennial Lane Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Centennial Lane Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Centennial Lane Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
46%
6%
Centennial Lane Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
2%
15%
Centennial Lane Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
4%
34%
Centennial Lane Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
39%
39%
Centennial Lane Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
8%
4%
Centennial Lane Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCentennial Lane Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.630.40
Centennial Lane Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
40%
Centennial Lane Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
Centennial Lane Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Centennial Lane Elementary School is Howard County School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Howard County School District's student population of 54,870 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $16,405 in this district is less than the state average of $16,454. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,950 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    School District NameHoward County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    76
    28
    Number of Students Managed54,87017,941
    Howard County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    59%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    44%
    District Total Revenue$854 MM$295 MM
    District Spending$830 MM$298 MM
    District Revenue / Student$16,405$16,454
    District Spending / Student$15,950$16,634
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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