G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale

  • G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale serves 459 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 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 31% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale's student population of 459 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#802 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
39%
34%
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White
41%
38%
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.670.41
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in G. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarford County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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