Patuxent Elementary School

Tel: (301)952-7700
  • Patuxent Elementary School serves 284 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Patuxent Elementary School operates within the Prince George's County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 284 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students284 students
Patuxent Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Patuxent Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Patuxent Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradePatuxent Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Patuxent Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
1%
6%
Patuxent Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
8%
15%
Patuxent Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
89%
34%
Patuxent Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
2%
39%
Patuxent Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Patuxent Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPatuxent Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.200.40
Patuxent Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
Patuxent Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
Patuxent Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Prince George's County School District's student population of 128,237 students has stayed relatively flat over five 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 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 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 Total Revenue$1,913 MM$295 MM
Prince George's County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$1,947 MM$298 MM
Prince George's County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$15,460$16,454
Prince George's County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$15,734$16,634
Prince George's County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Maryland public schools have a diversity score of 0.40, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Maryland is Montgomery County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.