F. B. Gwynn Educational Center

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.

School Overview

The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Studentsn/a
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of F. B. Gwynn Educational Center by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Rankings

The diversity score of F. B. Gwynn Educational Center is 0.00, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≤20%
42%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≤20%
44%
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Diversity Score
n/a0.72
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharles County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to F. B. Gwynn Educational Center is La Plata High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Milton M. Somers Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Matula Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Plata La Plata High School Math: 49% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,108 student
    0.1 miles
    6035 Radio Station Rd
    La Plata, MD 20646
    (301) 934-1100
    0.1 9-12 1,108
  • La Plata Mary Matula Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 781 students
    0.1 miles
    6025 Radio Station Rd
    La Plata, MD 20646
    (301) 934-5412
    0.1 PK-5 781
  • La Plata Milton M. Somers Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 986 students
    1.8 miles
    300 Willow Lane
    La Plata, MD 20646
    (301) 934-4663
    1.8 6-8 986
  • La Plata Walter J. Mitchell Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 698 students
    2.0 miles
    400 Willow Ln
    La Plata, MD 20646
    (301) 934-4687
    2 PK-5 698
  • Waldorf St. Charles High School Math: 22% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,281 student
    2.7 miles
    5305 Piney Church Rd
    Waldorf, MD 20602
    (301) 753-2090
    2.7 9-12 1,281

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