Dufief Elementary School

15001 Dufief Dr, Gaithersburg, MD 20878 | (301) 279-4980
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 429
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Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 429
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 226 (52.7%)
  • Females: 203 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 10 (2.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 24 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 34 (7.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dufief Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black337.7%
Asian14132.9%
Hispanic153.5%
White23955.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dufief Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten214.9%
Kindergarten4911.4%
1st Grade6916.1%
2nd Grade7016.3%
3rd Grade6916.1%
4th Grade6615.4%
5th Grade8519.8%
Source: MD Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that Dufief Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MSA state exams in the following subjects:
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MSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.8%85.9%83.2%
200984.6%85.5%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%93.0%89.4%
200988.4%93.1%89.5%
 
Science Test
201078.8%70.3%66.0%
200978.2%70.8%63.7%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.1%88.2%86.0%
200990.8%87.2%84.3%
 
Reading Test
201092.5%87.4%84.0%
200995.4%89.0%84.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.8%91.0%90.2%
200992.6%91.1%89.2%
 
Reading Test
201092.3%91.1%87.4%
200987.6%90.6%86.7%
 
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

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