Rock Creek School

  • Rock Creek School serves 82 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Rock Creek 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Rock Creek School's student population of 82 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students82 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Creek School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Creek School is 0.59, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1220 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
17%
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Black
14%
34%
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White
61%
37%
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.590.72
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Graduation Rate<50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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