Fort Washington Forest Elementary School

1300 Fillmore Rd
Fort Washington, MD 20744
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Fort Washington Forest Elementary School serves 304 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Fort Washington Forest Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Fort Washington Forest Elementary School's student population of 304 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Fort Washington Forest Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Fort Washington Forest Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#1031 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
20-24%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
20-24%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
17%
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Black
67%
34%
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White
3%
37%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.510.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fort Washington Forest Elementary School is Friendly High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Accokeek Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Potomac Landing Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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