Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 656 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Central Elementary School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students656 students
Central Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Central Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Central Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeCentral Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Central Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Central Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
5%
15%
Central Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
2%
34%
Central Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
88%
40%
Central Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Central Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCentral Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.220.70
Central Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
39%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 78,991 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,681 in this district is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,073 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
121
28
Number of Students Managed78,99117,887
Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,064 MM$243 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,095 MM$239 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,681$14,280
Anne Arundel County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,073$14,036
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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