4610 West Frankfort Dr
Rockville, MD 20853
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Parkland Middle School serves 1,000 students in grades 6-8.
Parkland Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Parkland Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

Parkland Middle School's student population of 1,000 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,000 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
68 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Parkland Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Parkland Middle School is 0.69, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#774 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parkland Middle 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
47%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parkland Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
23%
34%
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White
11%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parkland Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score
0.69
This chart display the diversity score of Parkland Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parkland Middle 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
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parkland Middle 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  3.67 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
School is great highly recommend. It it was amazing teachers are never mad and always helpful. When you really need it highly recommend it for everyone good student not bad student.
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5  
This school is very nice, the teachers are very sweet and know what they are doing; the school is a very nice place in general. If you're a 5th grader and one of your options for middle school is parkland, I recommend it.
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1  
This school is dry. It is very boring and has no fun events.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,000 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Top 20%)

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