Folger Mckinsey Elementary School

  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School serves 618 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.
  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.

Top Placements

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

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School's student population of 618 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students618 students
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeFolger Mckinsey Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Folger Mckinsey Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Folger Mckinsey Elementary School is 0.24, which is less 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
2%
6%
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
6%
15%
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Black Students (1999-2016)
Black
4%
34%
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
87%
39%
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFolger Mckinsey Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.240.40
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
40%
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Folger Mckinsey Elementary School is Anne Arundel County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 79,999 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,681 in this district is less than the state average of $16,454. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,073 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    121
    28
    Number of Students Managed79,99917,941
    Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    44%
    District Total Revenue$1,064 MM$295 MM
    District Spending$1,095 MM$298 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,681$16,454
    District Spending / Student$14,073$16,634
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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