Fox Chapel Elementary School

  • Fox Chapel Elementary School serves 602 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Fox Chapel Elementary School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 602 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 602 students
Fox Chapel Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Fox Chapel Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Fox Chapel Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Fox Chapel Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Fox Chapel Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
19%
6%
Fox Chapel Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
41%
15%
Fox Chapel Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
28%
34%
Fox Chapel Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
9%
40%
Fox Chapel Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Fox Chapel Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Fox Chapel Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Fox Chapel Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.72 0.40
Fox Chapel Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
39%
Fox Chapel Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Fox Chapel Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Montgomery County School District's student population of 153,776 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,767 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,685 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
206
28
Number of Students Managed 153,776 17,887
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,839 MM $245 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,676 MM $241 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,767 $13,687
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,685 $13,479
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  1/6/2015
While I like that they have GT program, I do not like the fact that they do not have anything fun for kids. Most schools give certificates after completing Kindergarten. Most schools have Halloween parade or Christmas party. This school is so boring. The are is just depressing.
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