Dundalk Elementary School

  • Dundalk Elementary School serves 738 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 13% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dundalk 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Dundalk Elementary School's student population of 738 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students738 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dundalk Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Dundalk Elementary School is 0.69, 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)
Overall School Rank#1197 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dundalk 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dundalk Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
38%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dundalk Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dundalk Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dundalk Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.690.40
This chart display the diversity score of Dundalk Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dundalk 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 NameBaltimore County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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