West Friendship Elementary School

12500 Frederick Rd, West Friendship, MD 21794 | (410) 313-5512
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 297
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 12500 Frederick Road, West Friendship, MD 21794
School District Details
  • Howard County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $13,896
  • Graduation Rate: 91.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.3
  • Enrolled Students: 50,641

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 297
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 137 (46.1%)
  • Females: 160 (53.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 2 (0.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 9 (3.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 11 (3.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Friendship Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black206.7%
Asian227.4%
Hispanic51.7%
White24983.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Friendship Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten4214.1%
1st Grade4113.8%
2nd Grade4515.2%
3rd Grade6120.5%
4th Grade6220.9%
5th Grade4615.5%
Source: MD Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for West Friendship Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 13, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school and the school system is wonderful in helping you in the things that are neededget your child ready for the school year. Ms.Penny who works in the office remembers everything she remembers when my boyfriends son started school there.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that West Friendship Elementary School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on MSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science

MSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201097.8%90.0%83.2%
200998.4%87.4%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201097.8%94.8%89.4%
200995.2%94.3%89.5%
 
Science Test
201093.5%78.5%66.0%
200987.3%76.4%63.7%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.1%90.9%86.0%
200987.7%89.5%84.3%
 
Reading Test
2010100.0%90.2%84.0%
200993.0%91.2%84.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.2%94.1%90.2%
200997.6%92.1%89.2%
 
Reading Test
201096.6%93.3%87.4%
200995.2%93.4%86.7%
 
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

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