Pine Crest Elementary School

201 Woodmoor Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pine Crest Elementary School serves 468 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Pine Crest Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pine Crest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Pine Crest Elementary School's student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Pine Crest Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pine Crest Elementary School is 0.71, 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 Testing Rank
#395 out of 1359 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
52%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
51%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
39%
17%
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Black
23%
34%
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White
29%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.710.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pine Crest Elementary School is Montgomery Blair High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eastern Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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