William W. Hall Academy

5200 Marlboro Pk
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
William W. Hall Academy serves 540 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
William W. Hall Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 12% (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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

William W. Hall Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

William W. Hall Academy's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

William W. Hall Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of William W. Hall Academy is 0.44, 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 Testing Rank
#1268 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
8%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
12%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
30%
17%
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Black
69%
34%
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White
1%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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5%
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Diversity Score
0.440.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to William W. Hall Academy is Suitland High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Drew Freeman Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bradbury Heights Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Capitol Heights Bradbury Heights Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 502 students
    0.5 miles
    1401 Glacier Ave
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301) 817-0570
    0.5 PK-6 502
  • Capitol Heights Doswell E. Brooks Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 209 students
    0.5 miles
    1301 Brooke Rd
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301) 817-0480
    0.5 PK-6 209
  • District Heights Concord Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 356 students
    0.7 miles
    2004 Concord Ln
    District Heights, MD 20747
    (301) 817-0488
    0.7 PK-6 356
  • Capitol Heights Capitol Heights Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
    1.0 miles
    601 Suffolk Ave
    Capitol Heights, MD 20743
    (301) 817-0494
    1 PK-5 229
  • Suitland Drew Freeman Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 777 students
    1.0 miles
    2600 Brooks Dr
    Suitland, MD 20746
    (301) 817-0900
    1 6-8 777

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