Prince George's County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 208 public schools in Prince George's County School District, serving 132,317 students.
  • Public schools in Prince George's County School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 41% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maryland.
  • The top ranked public schools in Prince George's County School District are Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc, Glenarden Woods Elementary School and Heather Hills Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NamePrince George's County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pgcps.org
School District Phone Number(301)952-6000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
# of Schools208 Schools1,422 Schools
# of Students132,317 Students894,344 Students
# of Teachers9,070 Teachers59,525 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Prince George's County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prince George's County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prince George's County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Prince George's County   School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.560.72
# of American Indian Students372 Students2,387 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students3,719 Students58,836 Students
% Asian Students
3%
7%
# of Hispanic Students43,860 Students155,435 Students
% Hispanic Students
33%
17%
# of Black Students76,876 Students301,474 Students
% Black Students
58%
34%
# of White Students5,494 Students334,047 Students
% White Students
4%
37%
# of Hawaiian Students284 Students1,301 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,712 Students40,758 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5,24130,442
# of Students in Kindergarten:9,79464,150
# of Students in 1st Grade:10,08066,182
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10,25066,980
# of Students in 3rd Grade:10,43368,619
# of Students in 4th Grade:10,53270,409
# of Students in 5th Grade:10,33669,591
# of Students in 6th Grade:9,85367,059
# of Students in 7th Grade:9,39465,601
# of Students in 8th Grade:9,34265,388
# of Students in 9th Grade:10,46471,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:10,24867,748
# of Students in 11th Grade:8,35360,341
# of Students in 12th Grade:7,99760,191
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,460 is higher than the state average of $13,452. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,734 is higher than the state average of $13,222. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
Total Revenue$1,913 MM$243 MM
This chart display total revenue of Prince George's County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$1,947 MM$239 MM
This chart display total spending of Prince George's County   School District and average spending for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,460$13,452
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Prince George's County   School District and average revenue per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,734$13,222
This chart display average spending per public school student in Prince George's County   School District and average spending per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Prince George's County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank: Top 1%
    301 Largo Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301)546-7247

    Grades: 9-12 | 464 students
  • Accokeek Academy Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14400 Berry Rd
    Accokeek, MD 20607
    (301)203-3200

    Grades: K-8 | 1,514 student
  • Adelphi Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8820 Riggs Rd
    Hyattsville, MD 20783
    (301)431-6250

    Grades: PK-6 | 764 students
  • Allenwood Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6300 Harley Ln
    Temple Hills, MD 20748
    (301)702-3930

    Grades: PK-6 | 403 students
  • Andrew Jackson Academy Math: 7% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3500 Regency Pkwy
    District Heights, MD 20747
    (301)817-0310

    Grades: PK-8 | 638 students
  • Annapolis Road Academy Alternative School
    7001 Beltz Drive
    District Heights, MD 20747
    (301)209-3580

    Grades: 9-10 | 81 students
  • Apple Grove Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7400 Bellefield Ave
    Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (301)449-4966

    Grades: PK-6 | 441 students
  • Ardmore Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9301 Ardwick Ardmore Road
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301)925-1311

    Grades: PK-5 | 413 students
  • Arrowhead Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2300 Sansbury Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (301)499-7071

    Grades: PK-5 | 408 students
  • Avalon Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7302 Webster Lane
    Fort Washington, MD 20744
    (301)449-4970

    Grades: PK-6 | 382 students
  • Baden Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    13601 Baden-westwood Rd
    Brandywine, MD 20613
    (301)888-1188

    Grades: PK-6 | 259 students
  • Barack Obama Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12700 Brooke Ln
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (301)574-4020

    Grades: PK-5 | 747 students
  • Barnaby Manor Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2411 Owens Rd
    Oxon Hill, MD 20745
    (301)702-7560

    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
  • Beacon Heights Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6929 Furman Pkwy
    Riverdale, MD 20737
    (301)918-8700

    Grades: PK-6 | 493 students
  • Beltsville Academy Math: 27% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4300 Wicomico Ave
    Beltsville, MD 20705
    (301)572-0630

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,104 student
  • Benjamin D. Foulois Academy Magnet School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4601 Beauford Rd
    Suitland, MD 20746
    (301)817-0300

    Grades: K-8 | 536 students
  • Benjamin Stoddert Middle School Math: 7% | Reading: 13%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2501 Olson St
    Temple Hills, MD 20748
    (301)702-7500

    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
  • Benjamin Tasker Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4901 Collington Rd
    Bowie, MD 20715
    (301)805-2660

    Grades: 6-8 | 841 students
  • Berwyn Heights Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6200 Pontiac St
    College Park, MD 20740
    (240)684-6210

    Grades: K-6 | 484 students
  • Bladensburg Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4915 Annapolis Rd
    Bladensburg, MD 20710
    (301)985-1450

    Grades: PK-6 | 799 students
  • Bladensburg High School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4200 57th Ave
    Bladensburg, MD 20710
    (301)887-6700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,915 student
  • Bond Mill Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    16001 Sherwood Ave
    Laurel, MD 20707
    (301)497-3600

    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
  • Bowie High School Math: 73% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 30%
    15200 Annapolis Rd
    Bowie, MD 20715
    (301)805-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,424 students
  • Bradbury Heights Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 13%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1401 Glacier Ave
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301)817-0570

    Grades: PK-6 | 502 students
  • Brandywine Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    14101 Brandywine Rd
    Brandywine, MD 20613
    (301)372-0100

    Grades: K-5 | 414 students
  • Buck Lodge Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2611 Buck Lodge Rd
    Hyattsville, MD 20783
    (301)431-6290

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,167 student
  • C. Elizabeth Rieg Regional Center Special Education School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15542 Peach Walker Dr
    Bowie, MD 20716
    (301)390-0200

    Grades: K-12 | 117 students
  • Calverton Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3400 Beltsville Rd
    Beltsville, MD 20705
    (301)572-0640

    Grades: PK-5 | 860 students
  • Capitol Heights Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    601 Suffolk Ave
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301)817-0494

    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
  • Carmody Hills Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    401 Jadeleaf Ave
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301)808-8180

    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
  • Carole Highlands Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1610 Hannon St
    Takoma Park, MD 20912
    (301)431-5660

    Grades: PK-6 | 508 students
  • Carrollton Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8300 Quintana St
    Hyattsville, MD 20784
    (301)918-8708

    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
  • Catherine T. Reed Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9501 Greenbelt Rd
    Lanham, MD 20706
    (301)918-8716

    Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
  • Central High School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 Cabin Branch Rd
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301)499-7080

    Grades: 9-12 | 927 students
  • Cesar Chavez Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6609 Riggs Rd
    Hyattsville, MD 20782
    (301)853-5694

    Grades: K-6 | 311 students
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