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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public preschools in 21742, Maryland, serving 1,962 students.
Public preschools in zipcode 21742 have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Maryland public pre school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 35% statewide average). Pre schools in 21742, Maryland have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Maryland public pre schools.
The top ranked public preschools in 21742, Maryland are Fountaindale Elementary School, Paramount Elementary School and Old Forge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public preschool average of 68% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland public preschool average of 15:1.

21742, MD Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Fountaindale Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    901 Northern Ave
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (301) 766-8156

    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
  • Paramount Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    19410 Longmeadow Rd
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (301) 766-8289

    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
  • Old Forge Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    21615 Old Forge Rd
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (301) 766-8273

    Grades: PK-5 | 359 students
  • Potomac Heights Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 E Magnolia Ave
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (301) 766-8305

    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
  • Ruth Ann Monroe Primary
    1311 Yale Drive
    Hagerstown, MD 21742
    (301) 766-8668

    Grades: PK-2 | 525 students
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