Pride School

  • Pride School serves 15 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pride 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Pride School's student population of 15 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pride 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Pride School is 0.43, 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#447 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
<50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pride School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
<50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pride 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
14%
17%
Black
13%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pride School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
73%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pride School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pride School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.430.72
This chart display the diversity score of Pride School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
41%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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