Goshen Elementary School

8701 Warfield Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20882 | (301) 840-8165
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 593
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Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 593
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 310 (52.3%)
  • Females: 283 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 149 (25.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 194 (32.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Goshen Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black19633.1%
Asian7512.6%
Hispanic12721.4%
White19332.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Goshen Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten183.0%
Kindergarten8414.2%
1st Grade10718.0%
2nd Grade9716.4%
3rd Grade11018.5%
4th Grade9616.2%
5th Grade8113.7%
Source: MD Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that Goshen Elementary School performed on average about the same as 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
201075.6%85.9%83.2%
200982.8%85.5%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201091.6%93.0%89.4%
200994.6%93.1%89.5%
 
Science Test
201058.6%70.3%66.0%
200957.5%70.8%63.7%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.7%88.2%86.0%
200986.4%87.2%84.3%
 
Reading Test
201090.8%87.4%84.0%
200987.4%89.0%84.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.0%91.0%90.2%
200995.0%91.1%89.2%
 
Reading Test
201089.9%91.1%87.4%
200988.7%90.6%86.7%
 
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

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