Dr. Thomas L. Higdon Elementary School
Dr. Thomas L. Higdon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:
- Category Attribute
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Dr. Thomas L. Higdon Elementary School's student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||429 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Dr. Thomas L. Higdon Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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. Thomas L. Higdon Elementary School is 0.38, 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 Data||This School||State Level (MD)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#374 out of 1359 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Charles County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Dr. Thomas L. Higdon Elementary School is Colonial Beach High School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Piccowaxen Middle School (0.2 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Newburg Piccowaxen Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 418 students
12834 Rock Point Rd
Newburg, MD 20664
(301) 934-1977 0.2 6-8 418
- Dahlgren Potomac Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 718 students
16495 15th Street
Dahlgren, VA 22448
(540) 663-3322 6.4 K-6 718
- Colonial Beach Colonial Beach High School Grades: 8-12 | 222 students
100 First St.
Colonial Beach, VA 22443
(804) 224-7166 6.9 8-12 222
- Colonial Beach Colonial Beach Elementary School Grades: PK-7 | 418 students
102 First Street
Colonial Beach, VA 22443
(804) 224-9897 7.4 PK-7 418
- Chaptico Dynard Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
23510 Bushwood Rd
Chaptico, MD 20621
(301) 769-4804 9.9 PK-5 443
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