29090 Thompson Corner Rd
Mechanicsville, MD 20659
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
White Marsh Elementary School serves 219 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
White Marsh Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

White Marsh Elementary School's student population of 219 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

White Marsh Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of White Marsh Elementary School is 0.38, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#82 out of 1354 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
9%
34%
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White
78%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is White Marsh Elementary School's ranking?

White Marsh Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% MD state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MD state average).

How many students attend White Marsh Elementary School?

219 students attend White Marsh Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

78% of White Marsh Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of White Marsh Elementary School?

White Marsh Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 14:1.

What grades does White Marsh Elementary School offer ?

White Marsh Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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