|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|White Marsh Elementary School 0.5 miles|
|Victory Baptist Academy 1.1 miles||n/a|
|Sunny Meadow School 1.3 miles||n/a|
|Meadowview Amish School 1.5 miles||n/a|
|Oakville Elementary School 1.8 miles|
In 2011, Lettie Marshall Dent Elementary School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Maryland average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in St. Mary's County Public Schools St. School District
The Maryland State Assessments (MSA) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Students in grades 3 through 8 are assessed in reading and math.
Students receive a score of basic, proficient, or advanced. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.