Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School

  • Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School serves 440 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 440 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students440 students
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeDr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
19%
6%
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
22%
15%
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
44%
34%
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
9%
40%
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDr. Charles R. Drew 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.
0.720.70
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
40%
39%
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
10%
6%
Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Montgomery County School District's student population of 153,776 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,081 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,337 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
206
28
Number of Students Managed153,77617,887
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,690 MM$243 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,579 MM$239 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,081$14,280
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,337$14,036
Montgomery 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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School Reviews

2  3/19/2015
sometimes they're pretty mean to my child like sometimes the teachers only listen to only one child then they go to blame the chlid that was involved as well when they dont even ask the child what really happened. I would really recommend Stonegate Elementary School.
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