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John H. Bayne Elementary School

Public | PK-6 | 460 students

 

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Posted August 23, 2011

I have been to this school so many years all my life but now im in high school and john banyne is the best all of my family members lived there and i love this school so much. the students help out the little kids and the staff is ok.also some of the teachers are very supportive of students to do there best. they chanllege kids to try harder to do than what they can do. the teachers look after little kids and make sure they are suppose to be taking where they are suppose to be. the lunch is ok (i say bring your own lunch thats how i did). the princple is very support and also very serious all the time to but out of all the princples that i have had she is the best one that any one can ask for she treats kids in the school as if they were her own child she takes them homes if they dont have transportant to get home and she also provides many touring to students.they also have back to school nice and pta meeting every 1 for pta and every 2 or 4 months. to speak the truth i miss that school so much with all my heart i love you john bayne i will visted as soon as i can drive


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 74% in 2014.

56 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
47%

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
80%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 77% in 2014.

19 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
89%

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
75%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Maryland State Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 81% in 2014.

60 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
62%

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
91%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 86% in 2014.

60 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
80%

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
84%

2011

 
 
91%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Maryland State Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 73% in 2014.

61 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
59%

2013

 
 
70%

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
83%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 89% in 2014.

61 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
95%

2013

 
 
78%

2012

 
 
77%

2011

 
 
88%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2014.

63 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
43%

2013

 
 
49%

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
55%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Maryland State Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 68% in 2014.

2014

 
 
n/a

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
71%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 83% in 2014.

2014

 
 
n/a

2013

 
 
91%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
80%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Maryland State Department of Education

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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 93% 35%
Hispanic 5% 12%
Two or more races 1% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 42%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 72%N/A42%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Teacher resources

Special staff resources available to students Librarian/media specialist(s)
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Special education / special needs

Level of special education programming offered
  • Intensive - the school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs such as autism or complete visual impairment

Language learning

Level of ESL/ELL programming offered
  • Moderate - the school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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  • Gifted / high performing
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  • Intensive - the school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs such as autism or complete visual impairment
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  • Moderate - the school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Resources

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  • Librarian/media specialist(s)
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  • Counseling
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7010 Walker Mill Rd
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
Phone: (301) 499-7020

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