Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School

21301 Seneca Crossing Dr
Germantown, MD 20876
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School serves 478 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dr. Sally K. Ride 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 30% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School's student population of 478 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Dr. Sally K. Ride 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 Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School is 0.72, which is equal to 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
#836 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
34%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
30%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Sally K. Ride 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 Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
15%
7%
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Hispanic
31%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
40%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
10%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score
0.720.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr. Sally K. Ride 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 Dr. Sally K. Ride 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School is Clarksburg High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Neelsville Middle School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Germantown Neelsville Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 922 students
    1.0 miles
    11700 Neelsville Church Rd
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (301) 353-8064
    1 6-8 922
  • Germantown William B. Gibbs Junior Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 705 students
    1.2 miles
    12615 Royal Crown Drive
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (240) 740-0740
    1.2 PK-5 705
  • Germantown Captain James E. Daly Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
    1.4 miles
    20301 Brandermill Dr
    Germantown, MD 20876
    (240) 740-0600
    1.4 PK-5 615
  • Clarksburg Hallie Wells Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 752 students
    1.6 miles
    11701 Little Seneca Parkway
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301) 284-4800
    1.6 6-8 752
  • Clarksburg Rocky Hill Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 804 students
    1.6 miles
    22401 Brick Haven Way
    Clarksburg, MD 20871
    (301) 353-8282
    1.6 6-8 804

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