Folger Mckinsey Elementary School

  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School serves 625 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 76% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School's student population of 625 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students625 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Folger Mckinsey Elementary School is 0.26, 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 School Rank (16-17)#41 out of 1359 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
3%
34%
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White
86%
37%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.260.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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