13010 Dairymaid Dr
Germantown, MD 20874
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Great Seneca Creek Elementary School serves 628 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Great Seneca Creek Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Great Seneca Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

Great Seneca Creek Elementary School's student population of 628 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Great Seneca Creek 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 Great Seneca Creek Elementary School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#693 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
33%
34%
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White
22%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 628 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.76 (Top 5%)

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