Ducketts Lane

  • Ducketts Lane serves 891 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ducketts Lane placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ducketts Lane places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Ducketts Lane's student population of 891 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students891 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ducketts Lane is ranked within the top 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 Ducketts Lane is 0.74, which is more 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#528 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
43%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
46%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
17%
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Black
39%
34%
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White
22%
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 Ducketts Lane. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.740.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoward County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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