Rock Terrace School

Rock Terrace School serves 86 students in grades 6-12.
Rock Terrace 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Rock Terrace School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Rock Terrace School's student population of 86 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Rock Terrace 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 Rock Terrace School is 0.77, which is more 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
#350 out of 1359 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-49%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-69%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
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Black
24%
34%
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White
33%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.770.72
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Graduation Rate
<50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Rock Terrace School is Richard Montgomery High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Julius West Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beall Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockville Beall Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 785 students
    0.4 miles
    451 Beall Ave
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (240) 740-1220
    0.4 PK-5 785
  • Rockville College Gardens Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 881 students
    0.8 miles
    1700 Yale Place
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 279-8470
    0.8 PK-5 881
  • Rockville Julius West Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,324 student
    1.0 miles
    651 Great Falls Rd
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 337-3400
    1 6-8 1,324
  • Germantown Pep - Itinerant Special Education School
    Grades: 1 | 76 students
    1.2 miles
    12900 Middlebrook Rd Rm 3305
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301) 279-2026
    1.2 1 76
  • Rockville Fallsmead Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
    1.3 miles
    1800 Greenplace Ter
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 279-4984
    1.3 K-5 558

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