929 Hill Rd
Hyattsville, MD 20785
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Judith P. Hoyer Montessori serves 382 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Judith P. Hoyer Montessori placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Judith P. Hoyer Montessori's student population of 382 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Judith P. Hoyer Montessori is ranked within the top 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 Judith P. Hoyer Montessori is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#648 out of 1354 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
83%
34%
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White
8%
34%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% MD state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MD state average).

How many students attend Judith P. Hoyer Montessori?

382 students attend Judith P. Hoyer Montessori.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

83% of Judith P. Hoyer Montessori students are Black, 8% of students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Judith P. Hoyer Montessori?

Judith P. Hoyer Montessori has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Maryland state average of 14:1.

What grades does Judith P. Hoyer Montessori offer ?

Judith P. Hoyer Montessori offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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