Tuscarora Elementary

Public PK, KG-5

 6321 Lambert Dr
       Frederick, MD  21703


 (240) 566-0000

 School Website

District: Frederick County Public Schools

SchoolDigger Rank:
262nd of 847 Maryland Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  16.1
Number of students:  776

Racial breakdown:
White:
47.0%
African American:
20.4%
Hispanic:
18.4%
Free/discounted lunch recipients:  29.9%

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We updated the 2016-17 rankings and test scores for this school on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2017, Tuscarora Elementary ranked better than 69.1% of elementary schools in Maryland. It also ranked 22nd among 36 ranked elementary schools in the Frederick County Public Schools District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2017 the calculated Average Standard Score was 69.16. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Student population at Tuscarora Elementary is diverse. Racial makeup is: White (47%), African American (20.4%), Hispanic (18.4%). (See more...)
Compare Details 29.9% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Tuscarora Elementary is 16.1. 24 elementary schools in the Frederick County Public Schools District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
Compare Tuscarora Elementary employs 48 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2017 Rankings:

Tuscarora Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks Tuscarora Elementary 262nd of 847 Maryland public elementary schools. (See Tuscarora Elementary in the ranking list.)

Frederick County Public Schools:

SchoolDigger ranks Frederick County Public Schools 6th of 24 Maryland school districts. (See district ranking list.)

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Rank History for Tuscarora Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools MD State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2007 58.87 376th 818 54.0%
2008 50.24 486th 838 42.0%
2009 74.99 207th 850 75.6%
2010 66.47 317th 855 62.9%
2011 66.25 304th 853 64.4%
2012 71.09 245th 857 71.4%
2013 65.58 301st 847 64.5%
2014 72.67 254th 867 70.7%
2015 81.04 160th 859 81.4%
2016 76.89 198th 845 76.6%
2017 69.16 262nd 847 69.1%

Data source: test scores: Maryland Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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by a citizen
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Open Quote it is a great school i suggest going here Close Quote


by a parent
Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Open Quote Great school with great caring teachers. Any issues the teachers are willing to meet with you to solve the problem. The administrators are accessible and will meet with you if they do not have a scheduled meeting. They will call or email you to make sure they touch base with you. I love the open door policy. Close Quote


Enrollment information for Tuscarora Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
2005 521 74 31 50 2 n/a n/a 0 678
2006 508 84 34 56 2 n/a n/a 0 684
2007 469 85 58 80 2 n/a n/a 0 694
2008 469 97 58 82 3 n/a n/a 0 709
2009 417 113 79 79 4 n/a n/a 0 692
2010 410 123 67 67 7 n/a n/a 0 674
2011 378 91 65 102 2 1 57 0 696
2012 378 111 78 106 3 2 56 0 734
2013 389 126 70 111 3 2 61 0 762
2014 413 145 58 117 5 2 54 0 794
2015 399 150 54 131 7 6 45 0 792
2016 365 158 56 143 7 5 42 0 776

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Tuscarora Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2005 678 36.0 18.8 13.7
2006 684 37.0 18.5 17.3
2007 694 40.1 17.3 17.7
2008 709 42.9 16.5 21.6
2009 692 43.9 15.8 20.4
2010 674 44.4 15.1 22.6
2011 696 44.4 15.6 23.7
2012 734 46.5 15.7 27.1
2013 762 48.6 15.6 30.4
2014 794 51.9 15.2 31.2
2015 792 51.0 15.5 29.9
2016 776 48.0 16.1 29.9

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Tuscarora Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2005 678 36.0 18.8 13.7
2006 684 37.0 18.5 17.3
2007 694 40.1 17.3 17.7
2008 709 42.9 16.5 21.6
2009 692 43.9 15.8 20.4
2010 674 44.4 15.1 22.6
2011 696 44.4 15.6 23.7
2012 734 46.5 15.7 27.1
2013 762 48.6 15.6 30.4
2014 794 51.9 15.2 31.2
2015 792 51.0 15.5 29.9
2016 776 48.0 16.1 29.9

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Maryland Department of Education.

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