Patuxent Valley Middle School



Patuxent Valley Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Patuxent Valley Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 192
7 230
8 206
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Patuxent Valley Middle School is a public elementary school located in Jessup, MD in the Howard County Public Schools. It enrolls 628 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 628
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 48

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Patuxent Valley Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 319
(51%)
18,556
(48%)
 Male 309
(49%)
19,862
(52%)

Patuxent Valley Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 246
(39%)
8,590
(22%)
 White 171
(27%)
15,131
(39%)
 Hispanic 93
(15%)
3,911
(10%)
 Asian 72
(11%)
8,201
(21%)
 Two or More 43
(7%)
2,437
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
54
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
94
(0%)

Patuxent Valley Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 415
(66%)
30,020
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 170
(27%)
7,077
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(7%)
1,321
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Patuxent Valley Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.9%) is 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.

Patuxent Valley Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 739
2006 728
2007 742
2008 743
2009 702
2010 687
2011 660
2012 652
2013 677
2014 648
2015 628

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 13.1
2007 13.2
2008 12.7
2009 12.8
2010 13.2
2011 12.9
2012 13.9
2013 13.7
2014 13
2015 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17185385656292
2006 0.16208791208791
2007 0.19811320754717
2008 0.21130551816958
2009 0.25213675213675
2010 0.31441048034934
2011 0.30757575757576
2012 0.31901840490798
2013 0.32791728212703
2014 0.34722222222222
2015 0.33917197452229

Compare Patuxent Valley Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.9%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Patuxent Valley Middle School
Jessup, MD
Public 06 - 08 628 13.1:1  
Bollman Bridge Elementary
Jessup, MD
Public PK - 05 757 12.3:1 1 miles
Bethel Christian Academy
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Private PK - 08 287 11:1 1 miles
Forest Ridge Elementary
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Public KG - 05 741 14.5:1 2 miles
Guilford Elementary
Columbia, MD
Public PK - 05 469 11.5:1 2 miles
Gorman Crossing Elementary
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Public PK - 05 698 14.8:1 2 miles
Murray Hill Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 604 12.6:1 2 miles
Hammond Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 579 14.5:1 3 miles
Julia Brown Montessori Schools
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Private PK - 03 83 10:1 3 miles
Laurel Woods Elementary
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Public PK - 05 610 11.1:1 3 miles
Hammond Elementary
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Public KG - 05 638 15.2:1 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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