7904 Freetown Rd
Glen Burnie, MD 21060
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Freetown Elementary School serves 508 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Freetown 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 508 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Freetown Elementary School's student population of 508 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Freetown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Freetown Elementary School is 0.71, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#972 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
19%
20%
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Black
42%
34%
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White
28%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   2/21/2019
I am now in middle school. I went to Freetown last year and I was new at the school. The staff and students made me feel welcomed. I miss this place very much!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Jasmine
5   8/2/2017
I went to this school and now I'm crying to leave u will absolutely LOVE this school there's no doubt about it they have so many extra activities it's amayzing and they make sure the kids are healthy and have time for them selfs there is a place for everyone to feel safe
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Neveah
5   11/19/2013
We love this school! The teachers are extraordinary. My children have grown leaps and bounds under their guidance. The new school provides a lot of technology for the children, including SMART boards in every room. The school also receives many wonderful programs that are free.
- Posted by Parent - Mcnik
5   9/12/2011
Freetown Elementary is a wonderful school with a great staff! My girls love the extra activities and are always learning something new! The new school is quite advanced with regards to technology and very accomodating. Your kids will love this school!
- Posted by Parent - blawr

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 508 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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