8717 Yellow Springs Rd
Frederick, MD 21702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Yellow Springs Elementary School serves 453 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Yellow Springs Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 60% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Yellow Springs Elementary School's student population of 453 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
453 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Yellow Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Yellow Springs 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 Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#358 out of 1354 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
20%
34%
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White
60%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 50%)

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