Glenarden Woods Elementary School

  • Glenarden Woods Elementary School serves 479 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Glenarden Woods Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Glenarden Woods Elementary School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glenarden Woods Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glenarden Woods Elementary School is 0.44, which is more 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)
64%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
7%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
74%
34%
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White
8%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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