Flower Hill Elementary School

18425 Flower Hill Way
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 427 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Flower Hill Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 25%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 427 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50% in MD
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Flower Hill Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

Flower Hill Elementary School's student population of 427 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Flower Hill Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,347 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Flower Hill Elementary School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MD)
#887 out of 1347 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15-19%
25%
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25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
50%
21%
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Black
27%
33%
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White
6%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Flower Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Flower Hill Elementary School's ranking?
Flower Hill Elementary School is ranked #887 out of 1,347 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Maryland.
What schools are Flower Hill Elementary School often compared to?
Flower Hill Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Judith A. Resnik Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% MD state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MD state average).
How many students attend Flower Hill Elementary School?
427 students attend Flower Hill Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Flower Hill Elementary School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are Black, 12% of students are Asian, 6% of students are White, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Flower Hill Elementary School?
Flower Hill Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Flower Hill Elementary School offer ?
Flower Hill Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Flower Hill Elementary School part of?
Flower Hill Elementary School is part of Montgomery County Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 427 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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