Rachel Carson Elementary School

Unclaimed
9/10
Coming soon! GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
17
Grades
PK-5
Students
1,015
Type
Public
Show more
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


English
68%
State avg: 39%
Details
Math
63%
State avg: 40%
Details
Science
81%
State avg: 60%
Details
Student progress
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Currently, this information is unavailable. Update me on when new information is published on this school's profile.
Equity
Environment
General Information
Edit
Here you can learn about this school’s hours, enrollment, sports, classes and more. An administrator from this school will need to “claim” the profile to add this information.
  • Are you an administrator at this school?
    Claim your school’s profile to edit general information and share what makes your school unique.
    Learn more.

  • Are you a parent or student at this school?
    Encourage school administrators to claim this school’s profile.
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
54%
Hispanic
19%
Asian
14%
Two or more races
7%
Black
7%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Was this useful? YesNo
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
647 :1
State avg: 429 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
90%
State avg: 86%
Show more Teachers & staff
Was this useful? YesNo
17 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 3
4 1
3 1
2 0
1 0
Neighborhood
100 Tschiffely Square Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Map of Rachel Carson Elementary School address. Map of Rachel Carson Elementary School address. Map of Rachel Carson Elementary School address.
Was this useful? YesNo
Last modified: June 12, 2017
Owl
Top