Frost Elementary School

  • Frost Elementary School serves 245 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Frost Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.
  • Frost Elementary School operates within the Allegany County School District.

Top Placements

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

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

School Overview

  • Frost Elementary School's student population of 245 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students245 students
Frost Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Frost Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Frost Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeFrost Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Frost Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frost Elementary School is 0.10, 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)70-74%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Frost Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
3%
6%
Frost Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2016)
Hispanic
1%
15%
Frost Elementary School Black Students (1999-2016)
Black
n/a
34%
Frost Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
95%
39%
Frost Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Frost Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFrost Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.40
Frost Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
40%
Frost Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
Frost Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Frost Elementary School is Allegany 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.
    • Allegany County School District's student population of 8,812 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,996 in this district is less than the state average of $16,454. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,545 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameAllegany County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    22
    28
    Number of Students Managed8,81217,941
    Allegany County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    43%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    41%
    44%
    District Total Revenue$143 MM$295 MM
    District Spending$139 MM$298 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,996$16,454
    District Spending / Student$15,545$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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