About This School
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Pemberton Elementary School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Maryland in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Pemberton Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Pemberton Elementary School had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Maryland average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Pemberton Elementary School's students and teachers. more
Elementary Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|St Francis De Sales Catholic School 0.9 miles||n/a|
|Charles H. Chipman Elementary School 1.1 miles||n/a|
|Pinehurst Elementary School 1.1 miles|
|West Salisbury Elementary School 1.2 miles||n/a|
|Prince Street School 1.7 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 608
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Pemberton Elementary School had 41% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Maryland had 40% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Wicomico County Public Schools District Spending
In 2011, Pemberton Elementary School had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Maryland average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Wicomico County Public Schools School District
About the MSA
What is it?
The Maryland State Assessments (MSA) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students in grades 3 through 8 are assessed in reading and math.
How is it Scored?
Students receive a score of basic, proficient, or advanced. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.