Crofton Elementary



Crofton Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Crofton Elementary Students by Grade
PK 10
K 106
1 102
2 114
3 109
4 121
5 99
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Crofton Elementary is a public elementary school located in Crofton, MD in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools. It enrolls 661 students in grades 1st through 12th. Crofton Elementary is the 179th largest public school in Maryland and the 9,900th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 661
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,900th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 179th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 851st out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 326th out of 920

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Crofton Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 334
(51%)
29,784
(51%)
 Female 327
(49%)
28,456
(49%)

Crofton Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 435
(66%)
32,585
(56%)
 Black 92
(14%)
11,792
(20%)
 Two or More 47
(7%)
3,715
(6%)
 Hispanic 42
(6%)
7,804
(13%)
 Asian 42
(6%)
2,063
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
160
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
121
(0%)

Crofton Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 613
(93%)
37,428
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 44
(7%)
17,336
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
3,476
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Crofton Elementary is ranked 822nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Crofton Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Crofton Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 730
2006 726
2007 733
2008 536
2009 529
2010 555
2011 549
2012 538
2013 563
2014 569
2015 661

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 18.4
2007 17
2008 16.9
2009 16.2
2010 16.7
2011 16.8
2012 16.3
2013 17.9
2014 17.2
2015 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.035616438356164
2006 0.033057851239669
2007 0.046384720327422
2008 0.039179104477612
2009 0.041587901701323
2010 0.064864864864865
2011 0.052823315118397
2012 0.057620817843866
2013 0.081705150976909
2014 0.07908611599297
2015 0.072617246596067

Compare Crofton Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.3%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 661 18.4:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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