John Humbird Elementary School

120 Mary St
Cumberland, MD 21502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
John Humbird Elementary School serves 275 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
John Humbird Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

John Humbird Elementary School's student population of 275 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

John Humbird Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 John Humbird Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#686 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
30-34%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
17%
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Black
9%
34%
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White
78%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.370.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllegany County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John Humbird Elementary School is Fort Hill High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Penn Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cumberland South Penn Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
    0.8 miles
    500 E 2nd St
    Cumberland, MD 21502
    (301) 777-1755
    0.8 PK-5 539
  • Cumberland Washington Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 574 students
    1.1 miles
    200 Massachusetts Ave
    Cumberland, MD 21502
    (301) 777-5360
    1.1 6-8 574
  • Wiley Ford Wiley Ford Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 211 students
    1.1 miles
    71 Wiley Ford School Road
    Wiley Ford, WV 26767
    (304) 738-0400
    1.1 PK-2 211
  • Cumberland Fort Hill High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 750 students
    1.6 miles
    500 Greenway Ave
    Cumberland, MD 21502
    (301) 777-2570
    1.6 9-12 750
  • Cumberland West Side Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
    1.7 miles
    425 Paca St
    Cumberland, MD 21502
    (301) 724-0340
    1.7 PK-5 390

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