Tilden Middle School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
11211 Old Georgetown Rd
Rockville, MD 20852
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tilden Middle School serves 947 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Tilden Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tilden Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Tilden Middle School's student population of 947 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students947 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Tilden Middle 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 Tilden Middle School is 0.70, 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
#339 out of 1359 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
55%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
53%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
17%
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Black
11%
34%
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White
48%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.700.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Tilden Middle School is Walter Johnson High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cabin John Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Luxmanor Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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