Somerset Elementary School
Somerset Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
- Somerset Elementary School's student population of 596 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||596 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||36 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Somerset Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MD)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#51 out of 1359 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Montgomery County School District|
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- Bethesda Bethesda Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 619 students
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- Bethesda Westland Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 1,037 student
5511 Massachusetts Ave
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 320-6515 1.2 6-8 1,037
- Bethesda Bethesda-chevy Chase High School Grades: 9-12 | 2,102 students
4301 East-west Hwy
Bethesda, MD 20814
(240) 740-0400 1.3 9-12 2,102
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