Mcps Transitions School

  • Mcps Transitions School serves 48 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mcps Transitions School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Mcps Transitions School's student population of 48 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students48 students
This chart display total students of Mcps Transitions School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Mcps Transitions School
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Mcps Transitions School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Mcps Transitions School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Mcps Transitions School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank
29%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Asian
22%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
28%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
22%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
26%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mcps Transitions School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.760.40
This chart display the diversity score of Mcps Transitions School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mcps Transitions School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Mcps Transitions School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
We examine the issue of Internet access in public schools, particularly in light of recent allegations from a father that his daughter was allowed to visit online dating websites from her school during class hours.
Special education teachers face a unique set of challenges, and so do the parents of special needs students. Keep reading to learn some practical tips for making your life as a special needs teacher or parent easier.
Taking the SAT or ACT is a major source of stress for high school students. Keep reading to learn how to choose the right test and how to prepare for it.