Waverley Elementary School

  • Waverley Elementary School serves 717 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 25% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Waverley 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

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School Overview

  • Waverley Elementary School's student population of 717 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students717 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waverley 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waverley Elementary School is 0.59, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1026 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
59%
17%
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Black
24%
34%
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White
9%
37%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waverley Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.590.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Waverley Elementary School is Rock Creek School (0.0 miles away)
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