Shady Grove Middle School

  • Shady Grove Middle School serves 614 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Shady Grove Middle School placed in the bottom 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 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Shady Grove Middle School's student population of 614 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shady Grove Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Shady Grove Middle 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank#707 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
34%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
40%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
42%
17%
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Black
21%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shady Grove Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
22%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shady Grove Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.720.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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

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