James E. Duckworth Regional Center

  • James E. Duckworth Regional Center serves 85 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • James E. Duckworth Regional Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

James E. Duckworth Regional Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • James E. Duckworth Regional Center's student population of 85 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students85 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James E. Duckworth Regional Center is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James E. Duckworth Regional Center is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#1238 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of James E. Duckworth Regional Center 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
44%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in James E. Duckworth Regional Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
41%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in James E. Duckworth Regional Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
10%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in James E. Duckworth Regional Center and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James E. Duckworth Regional Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.630.71
This chart display the diversity score of James E. Duckworth Regional Center and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate (12-13)<50%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in James E. Duckworth Regional Center 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
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James E. Duckworth Regional Center 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 NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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