Crofton Meadows Elementary School

  • Crofton Meadows Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Crofton Meadows Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Crofton Meadows Elementary School's student population of 576 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crofton Meadows Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crofton Meadows Elementary School is 0.54, 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)
56%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
4%
6%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
14%
34%
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White
66%
39%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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