Cooper Lane Elementary School

  • Cooper Lane Elementary School serves 540 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 20% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cooper Lane 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

School Overview

  • Cooper Lane Elementary School's student population of 540 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cooper Lane 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 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 Cooper Lane Elementary School is 0.51, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1105 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
59%
17%
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Black
38%
34%
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White
1%
37%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cooper Lane Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.510.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cooper Lane 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
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cooper Lane 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 NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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