Flora M. Singer Elementary School

  • Flora M. Singer Elementary School serves 709 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 50% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Flora M. Singer Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Flora M. Singer Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Flora M. Singer Elementary School's student population of 709 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students709 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Flora M. Singer Elementary School 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 Flora M. Singer Elementary School is 0.71, 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)
Overall Testing Rank#474 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
45%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
50%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
37%
17%
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Black
14%
34%
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White
37%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.710.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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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

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  4.25 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
This is the most amazing school ever! I would recommend this to other students/parents.
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5  
great school. principle is amazing and cares about all students. all staff are there to help the kids and bullting is NOT permitted. The school counslers are experienced and know whats best for many situations.
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5  
The principal hand selects the teachers in this school. Everyone is outstanding! Bullying is NOT tolerated in this school. Kudos to the faculty and staff for making sure students are taught and challenged academically. Teachers are very accommodating to the needs of each and every student.
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2  
Mostly good teachers. Some should no be part of the staff of any school. Lots of bulling being ignored. Principal to focused on being funny then in Real issues like academics and safety.
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