Valley View Elementary School

5500 Danby Ave
Oxon Hill, MD 20745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Valley View Elementary School serves 447 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 37% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Valley View Elementary 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 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Valley View Elementary School's student population of 447 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Valley View Elementary 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 Valley View Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#728 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
37%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
35%
17%
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Black
57%
34%
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White
3%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.560.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valley View Elementary School is Potomac High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Hanson Montessori (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glassmanor Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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