Indian Head Elementary School

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4200 Indian Head Hwy

Indian Head, MD 20640

(301) 743-5454

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 421

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Indian Head Elementary School

My son has attended this school for sometime and I think it's great. Administration, as well as teachers, We are in the Second report is great to know that my son and others are going so well. thanks to all the staff and thier support. My wife and I would like to thank the Strong principal and the Excellent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/28/13

I was just wondering why the test scores haven't been updated. It says you are using the test scores from 2012 - 2011. The 2011-2012 data has been in for some time and Maryland is now using a new system to analyze certain schools, identifying schools as a strand 1 to strand 5. (1 being the best and 5 ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 01/27/13

My son attends Indian Head Elementary School and my daughter will start kindergarden there next month. There is an active PTO and the school has lots of fun activities for children and families. It s easy to contact teachers to request conferences and I ve felt that my son s teachers have genuinely had ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/22/12

My child has attended this school for sometime and I think it's great. Administration, as well as teachers, have worked to pull out the best in my child. The school offers challenging programs, great extra curricular activities (Math Team, DI, MESA) and lots of after school events for parents and children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/05/12

Indian Head Elementary School is a wonderful school. Our adminstration is supportive and cares about the teachers and students.

Posted by a teacher on 06/22/12

There are no walls and no doors on the the vast majority of the classrooms, making it a very noisy environment for learning. The classrooms are small under-equipped and overcrowded. My son's assigned seat this year is right *behind* the overhead projector. I have mentioned that they current layout ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/27/12

the school feels like a prison, no solid walls that divied the class rooms, no doors or windows, This is a tremondous distraction as you can hear other classes going on. We have been lucky to have excellent teachers, Loved Ms Pounds for my daughter when she was in 5th grade, and my son loved Ms Heard ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/23/11

This was a wonderful school for my daughter to attend K. Her teacher was excellent, along with the aide. She learned to read so well, it is amazing. We have moved, and I was sad that this school would not allow a waiver for her to continue attendance. The only down side is that sometimes the office ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/30/09

My children have attended IHES over the past 5 years. During that time we have had 2 changes in the school leadership. That, however, has not dramatically impacted the nurturing and supportive environment that exists. IHES has several teachers and staff that have worked there for many years.

Posted by a parent on 01/20/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Indian Head Elementary School

MSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Indian Head Elementary School
Charles County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Indian Head schools — Indian Head Elementary School is located at 4200 Indian Head Hwy, Indian Head MD 20640. 4200 Indian Head Hwy is in the 20640 ZIP code in Indian Head, MD The school district for Indian Head Elementary School is the Charles County Public Schools. Indian Head Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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