Clearspring Elementary School

  • Clearspring Elementary School serves 663 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 68% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clearspring 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Clearspring Elementary School's student population of 663 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students663 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clearspring Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clearspring Elementary School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#127 out of 1359 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clearspring 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clearspring 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 Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Clearspring Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
22%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Clearspring Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
36%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Clearspring Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clearspring Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.760.71
This chart display the diversity score of Clearspring Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clearspring 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
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clearspring Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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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