Pershing Hill Elementary



Pershing Hill Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pershing Hill Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 3
1 139
2 131
3 136
4 123
5 117
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pershing Hill Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fort Meade, MD in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools. It enrolls 649 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pershing Hill Elementary is the 188th largest public school in Maryland and the 10,552nd largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 649
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,552nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 188th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 570th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 222nd out of 920

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Pershing Hill Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 341
(53%)
29,784
(51%)
 Female 308
(47%)
28,456
(49%)

Pershing Hill Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 333
(51%)
32,585
(56%)
 Black 130
(20%)
11,792
(20%)
 Hispanic 103
(16%)
7,804
(13%)
 Two or More 66
(10%)
3,715
(6%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
2,063
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
121
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
160
(0%)

Pershing Hill Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 394
(61%)
37,428
(64%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 159
(24%)
3,476
(6%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 96
(15%)
17,336
(30%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Pershing Hill Elementary is ranked 408th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pershing Hill Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.3%) is slightly 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.

Pershing Hill Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 282
2006 242
2007 201
2008 167
2009 168
2010 197
2011 608
2012 617
2013 637
2014 616
2015 649

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 12.8
2007 11.2
2008 9.9
2009 10.5
2010 12.5
2011 18.8
2012 17.7
2013 16.6
2014 15.1
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31914893617021
2006 0.18595041322314
2007 0.22885572139303
2008 0.25149700598802
2009 0.39285714285714
2010 0.3756345177665
2011 0.31414473684211
2012 0.31766612641815
2013 0.35007849293564
2014 0.37337662337662
2015 0.39291217257319

Compare Pershing Hill Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.3%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pershing Hill Elementary
Fort Meade, MD
Public KG - 05 649 16.1:1  
Manor View Elementary
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Public 01 - 05 309 14:1 1 miles
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Public PK - KG 319 15.8:1 1 miles
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Seven Oaks Elementary
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Public PK - 05 700 16.3:1 3 miles
Van Bokkelen Elementary
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Public PK - 05 473 12.8:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 503 16.2:1 3 miles
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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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