Westbrook Elementary School

5110 Allan Ter
Bethesda, MD 20816
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Westbrook Elementary School serves 285 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Westbrook Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 20%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Westbrook Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Westbrook Elementary School's student population of 285 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Westbrook Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,343 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Westbrook Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#47 out of 1343 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
20%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
21%
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Black
3%
33%
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White
70%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westbrook Elementary School's ranking?
Westbrook Elementary School is ranked #47 out of 1,343 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Maryland.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 20% MD state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% MD state average).
How many students attend Westbrook Elementary School?
285 students attend Westbrook Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Westbrook Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Westbrook Elementary School?
Westbrook Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Westbrook Elementary School offer ?
Westbrook Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Westbrook Elementary School part of?
Westbrook Elementary School is part of Montgomery County Public Schools School District.

School Reviews

4   4/21/2020
It is nice being a student here.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - actsarouhas
5   6/27/2011
Wonderful small school with lots of parent involvement. A very long history of being a top school, and with good reason.
- Posted by Parent - heath

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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