Monocacy Valley Montessori School

  • Monocacy Valley Montessori School serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Monocacy Valley Montessori 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 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

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Monocacy Valley Montessori School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Monocacy Valley Montessori School's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Monocacy Valley Montessori School is ranked within the top 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 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monocacy Valley Montessori School is 0.50, which is less 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)#505 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
13%
34%
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White
69%
37%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.500.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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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