PROFICIENCY 18% 58% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%Montgomery County Public Schools
33%Wheaton
41%Maryland

Sargent Shriver Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Montgomery County Public Schools" in Wheaton, MD. There are a total of 755 students and 60 teachers at Sargent Shriver Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 487 free lunch students and 129 reduced lunch students.

Sargent Shriver Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.5%, which is 58% lower than the Maryland average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students755
Teachers59.8
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch487
Reduced lunch129

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Sargent Shriver Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All15%
320-24%
410-14%
510-14%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20%
325-29%
415-19%
515-19%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Sargent Shriver Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMarylandNational
Caucasian 3.6% 31.9% 40.5% 51.1%
African American 13.6% 21.4% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 7.9% 14.3% 6.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 73.1% 27.4% 14.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.3% 4.6% 4.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
A. Mario Loiederman Middle School15%0.5Wheaton, MD
Weller Road Elementary26%0.6Wheaton, MD
Wheaton High82%0.7Wheaton, MD
Wheaton Woods Elementary26%0.7Aspen Hill, MD
Viers Mill Elementary26%1.0Wheaton, MD
Harmony Hills Elementary13%1.0Aspen Hill, MD
Highland Elementary25%1.1Wheaton, MD
Georgian Forest Elementary17%1.3Glenmont, MD
Newport Mill Middle School33%1.5North Kensington, MD
Rock View Elementary31%1.6North Kensington, MD
Brookhaven Elementary20%1.6Aspen Hill, MD
Albert Einstein High85%1.7North Kensington, MD

Wheaton demographics profile

StatisticWheatonMarylandNational
Population49,7645,959,902318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,21347491
Median age35.238.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%54%55%
Speak English39%82%79%
Speak Spanish39%7%13%

Education level achieved in Wheaton

IndexWheatonMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade76.5%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school74.5%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college53.9%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.9%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.2%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters16.2%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.0%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%2.5%1.3%
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Source: The Sargent Shriver Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.