Shady Side Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (410)222-1621
  • Shady Side Elementary School serves 501 students in grades PK-5.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Shady Side Elementary School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students501 students
Shady Side Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Shady Side Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Shady Side Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeShady Side Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Shady Side Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Shady Side Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
2%
15%
Shady Side Elementary School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
10%
34%
Shady Side Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
81%
39%
Shady Side Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Shady Side Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsShady Side Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.330.71
Shady Side Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
Shady Side Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Shady Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 80,387 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,681 in this district is less than the state average of $16,454. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,073 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
122
28
Number of Students Managed80,38717,941
Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$1,064 MM$295 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$1,095 MM$298 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,681$16,454
Anne Arundel County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,073$16,634
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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5  4/4/2011
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