Swansfield Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5610 Cedar Ln
Columbia, MD 21044
Phone
(410) 313-6907
District
HOWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
HOWARD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
562
Classroom Teachers
45

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Maryland

4

(10 is best)

Better than 31.2% of MD schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Swansfield Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
42%
27%
41%
22%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
42%
32%
44%
27%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
40%
27%
44%
22%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 21 3.7%
Kindergarten 89 15.8%
Grade 1 100 17.8%
Grade 2 81 14.4%
Grade 3 88 15.7%
Grade 4 79 14.1%
Grade 5 104 18.5%
Total 562 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.3% 36.8% 37.8%
Black 58.9% 25.8% 34.5%
Hispanic 20.5% 12.8% 20.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.4% 24.2% 7.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.8% 20.0% 42.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.2% 16.2% 35.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 3.8% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 318,855 6,045,680
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,258.3 616
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.0% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.4% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 114,170 2,205,204
Single Parent Households With Children 8.1% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.5% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 62.6% 40.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 39.3% 23.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.8% 19.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.5% 13.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.9% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.1% 12.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.1% 8.9%
$15,000 or less 4.4% 7.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,607 $602,317,000 60.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $786 $44,604,000 4.5%
Staff $764 $43,362,000 4.4%
General Administration $87 $4,927,000 0.5%
School Administration $1,041 $59,087,000 6.0%
Operation $1,112 $63,167,000 6.4%
Transportation $695 $39,451,000 4.0%
Other $244 $13,861,000 1.4%
Total Support $4,728 $268,459,000 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,089 $118,644,000 12.0%
Total Expenditures $17,424 $989,420,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,114 $8,288,403,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $680 $618,212,000 4.1%
Staff $734 $667,118,000 4.4%
General Administration $105 $95,310,000 0.6%
School Administration $970 $882,461,000 5.8%
Operation $1,309 $1,190,834,000 7.8%
Transportation $774 $704,008,000 4.6%
Other $393 $356,966,000 2.3%
Total Support $4,964 $4,514,909,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,635 $2,396,338,000 15.8%
Total Expenditures $16,713 $15,199,650,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%