Matthew Henson Elementary School (Closed 2010)

7910 Scott Rd
Hyattsville, MD 20785
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Matthew Henson Elementary School served 296 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students296 students
This chart display total students of Matthew Henson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Matthew Henson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Matthew Henson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Matthew Henson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Matthew Henson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Matthew Henson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
95%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Matthew Henson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
n/a
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Matthew Henson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Matthew Henson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score
0.100.72
This chart display the diversity score of Matthew Henson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Matthew Henson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Matthew Henson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Matthew Henson Elementary School is Charles Herbert Flowers High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kenmoor Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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