MCPS by the Numbers
- Enrollment 153,852 (2014-2015)
A record enrollment for MCPS; Largest school system in Maryland, 17th largest in the nation
- FARMs | 43.3% of Students
Students receiving free & reduced-price meals (FARMS): 35.2%
The number of backpacks distributed to students in 2013
28% of the estimated number that are needed to serve all students
- ESOL | 13.9% of Students
English for speakers of other languages (ESOL): 13.9%
The minimum number of donors needed to impact these numbers
when multiplied by thousands
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