Pointers Run Elementary School

6600 Trotter Rd, Clarksville, MD 21029 | (410) 313-7142
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 677
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
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: 677
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 339 (50.1%)
  • Females: 338 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 2 (0.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 9 (1.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 11 (1.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Pointers Run Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black497.2%
Asian18026.6%
Hispanic152.2%
White43263.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Pointers Run Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten182.7%
Kindergarten8512.6%
1st Grade10415.4%
2nd Grade9914.6%
3rd Grade11917.6%
4th Grade11817.4%
5th Grade13419.8%
Source: MD Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 05, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great school with a great principal and teachers!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Pointers Run 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
201094.6%90.0%83.2%
200992.6%87.4%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201096.1%94.8%89.4%
200997.7%94.3%89.5%
 
Science Test
201090.0%78.5%66.0%
200991.8%76.4%63.7%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201096.6%90.9%86.0%
200995.7%89.5%84.3%
 
Reading Test
201095.0%90.2%84.0%
200993.0%91.2%84.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201098.3%94.1%90.2%
200996.0%92.1%89.2%
 
Reading Test
201098.3%93.3%87.4%
200997.6%93.4%86.7%
 
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

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