Cresthaven Elementary School

  • Cresthaven Elementary School serves 560 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 23% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cresthaven 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Cresthaven Elementary School's student population of 560 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students560 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Cresthaven Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cresthaven 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cresthaven Elementary School is 0.63, 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 Testing Rank#1011 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cresthaven 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) (16-17)
23%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
46%
17%
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Black
39%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cresthaven Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
4%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cresthaven Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.630.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cresthaven 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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