School Details

Fifth District Elementary School

3725 Mount Carmel Rd, Upperco, MD 21155
(410) 887-1726
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 280 students 15 students/teacher (MD avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

93%
81%
74%
96%
80%
77%

Maryland School Assessment (MSA)

In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Baltimore County Public Schools average
  • Maryland state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
88%
81%
100%
89%
86%

Maryland School Assessment (MSA)

In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Baltimore County Public Schools average
  • Maryland state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

96%
79%
73%
98%
92%
89%
82%
64%
64%

Maryland School Assessment (MSA)

In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Baltimore County Public Schools average
  • Maryland state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Fifth District Elementary School is a public elementary school in Upperco. 280 children attend Fifth District Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 0% of the Fifth District Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 11% of the 280 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Fifth District Elementary School is 15:1. Spring Garden Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 45%
Multiracial 5% 3%
Hispanic 3% 6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 39%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 11% 45%
Limited English proficiency 0% 3%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Teachers and Falculty that go out of their way to help each and every student and families. Small classes make our kids feel like they are going to a Private School.

  • (5 years ago)

    Teachers and Falculty that go out of their way to help each and every student and families. Small classes make our kids feel like they are going to a Private School.

  • (5 years ago)

    Great kids staff and community!

  • (6 years ago)

    Small school with a Big Heart! The teachers are the best. My daugher has a learning disability and they are so caring making sure she learns what she needs with the aids needed to perform task.

  • (9 years ago)

    Wonderful caring staff lots of opportunities for both the gifted and slower learner. High parent involvement. Many extracurricular activities involving teachers after school.

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Overall score

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  • Principal leadership
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