Maryland Elementary School

  • Maryland Elementary School serves 841 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Maryland Elementary School's student population of 841 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students841 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maryland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maryland Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1696 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
9%
6%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
45%
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Black
20%
5%
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White
12%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maryland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.700.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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