Route 40 Elementary School

  • Route 40 Elementary School serves 140 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Route 40 Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Route 40 Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Route 40 Elementary School's student population of 140 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Route 40 Elementary 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 Route 40 Elementary School is 0.04, 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#650 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)30-39%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Route 40 Elementary 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)40-49%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Route 40 Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Black
n/a
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Route 40 Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
98%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Route 40 Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Route 40 Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.040.72
This chart display the diversity score of Route 40 Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Route 40 Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Route 40 Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarrett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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