Viers Mill Elementary School

  • Viers Mill Elementary School serves 675 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Viers Mill Elementary School's student population of 675 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students675 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Viers Mill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Viers Mill Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#622 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
9%
6%
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Hispanic
62%
16%
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Black
11%
34%
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White
15%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.72
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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