Ilchester Elementary School

  • Ilchester Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ilchester Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ilchester Elementary School's student population of 654 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ilchester Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Ilchester Elementary School is 0.61, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank#55 out of 1359 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
73%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ilchester Elementary School 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) (16-17)
76%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ilchester Elementary School 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 Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
27%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ilchester Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ilchester Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ilchester Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
56%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ilchester Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ilchester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ilchester Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.610.72
This chart display the diversity score of Ilchester Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ilchester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ilchester Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoward County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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