Hurlock Elementary School

  • Hurlock Elementary School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 23% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Hurlock Elementary School's student population of 477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hurlock Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hurlock Elementary School is 0.67, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#990 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
37%
34%
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White
43%
38%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hurlock Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.670.72
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDorchester County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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