Monocacy Elementary School

  • Monocacy Elementary School serves 621 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Monocacy Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Monocacy Elementary School's student population of 621 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students621 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Monocacy Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monocacy Elementary School is 0.73, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#757 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
30%
17%
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Black
29%
34%
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White
31%
37%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monocacy Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.730.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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