8330 Grubb Road
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Rock Creek Forest Elementary School serves 753 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rock Creek Forest Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Rock Creek Forest Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Rock Creek Forest Elementary School's student population of 753 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
753 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Rock Creek Forest Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Rock Creek Forest Elementary School is 0.72, which is equal to 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
#213 out of 1354 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
33%
17%
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Black
17%
34%
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White
38%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 753 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72 (Top 10%)

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