5108 Dianna Dr
Suitland, MD 20746
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
William Beanes Elementary School serves 428 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
William Beanes 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

William Beanes Elementary School's student population of 428 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

William Beanes Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 William Beanes 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
#1133 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
21%
20%
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Black
76%
34%
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White
1%
34%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
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
80%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% MD state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MD state average).

How many students attend William Beanes Elementary School?

428 students attend William Beanes Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

76% of William Beanes Elementary School students are Black, 21% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are White, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of William Beanes Elementary School?

William Beanes Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Maryland state average of 14:1.

What grades does William Beanes Elementary School offer ?

William Beanes Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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