Northview Elementary School

3700 Northview Drive

Bowie, MD 20716
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (301)218-1520
  • Northview Elementary School serves 718 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Northview 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.
  • Northview Elementary School operates within the Prince George's County School District.

School Overview

  • Northview Elementary School's student population of 718 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students718 students
Northview Elementary School Total Students (2008-2016)
Gender %Northview Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Northview Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2016)
Students by GradeNorthview Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Northview Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northview Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Northview Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2016)
Asian
6%
6%
Northview Elementary School Asian Students (2008-2016)
Hispanic
7%
15%
Northview Elementary School Black Students (2008-2016)
Black
76%
34%
Northview Elementary School Black Students (2008-2016)
White
10%
39%
Northview Elementary School White Students (2008-2016)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Northview Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsNorthview Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.410.71
Northview Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
40%
Northview Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
Northview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Northview Elementary School is Prince George's County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Prince George's County School District's student population of 128,237 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,460 in this district is less than the state average of $16,454. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,734 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NamePrince George's County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    209
    28
    Number of Students Managed128,23717,941
    Prince George's County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    24%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    31%
    44%
    District Total Revenue$1,913 MM$295 MM
    District Spending$1,947 MM$298 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,460$16,454
    District Spending / Student$15,734$16,634
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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