11721 Kemp Mill Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20902
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Mcps Transitions School serves 56 students in grades 12.
Mcps Transitions School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥80% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Mcps Transitions School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Mcps Transitions School's student population of 56 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 12
Total Students
56 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
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School Rankings

Mcps Transitions School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Mcps Transitions School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#38 out of 1354 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
23%
17%
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Black
32%
34%
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White
30%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 12
  • Students: 56 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 5%)

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