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Encyclopedia > Thomas W. Pyle Middle School
Thomas W. Pyle Middle School
Location
6311 Wilson Ln.
Bethesda, Maryland 20817

Information
School district Montgomery County
Principal Michael Zarchin
Enrollment

1,309 (as of 2005-06)[1] Bethesda is an urbanized, but unincorporated, area in southern Montgomery County, Maryland, near Washington, D.C. It takes its name from a church located there, the Bethesda Presbyterian Church, built in 1820 and rebuilt in 1850, which in turn took its name from Jerusalems Pool of Bethesda. ... Official language(s) None (English, de facto) Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Largest metro area Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 42nd  - Total 12,407 sq mi (32,133 km²)  - Width 101 miles (145 km)  - Length 249 miles (400 km)  - % water 21  - Latitude 37° 53′ N to 39° 43′ N... The Montgomery County Public Schools system in Montgomery County, Maryland, USA is noted for its nationwide excellence. ...

Faculty 77.0 (on FTE basis)[1]
Student:teacher ratio 17.0[1]
Type Public Middle School
Grades 6 to 8
Motto Together, Building on Excellence
Team name Panthers
Color(s) Black and Red
Established 1962
Information 301-320-6540
Homepage

Thomas W. Pyle Middle School is a school in Bethesda, Maryland. Founded as a junior high school in 1962 and named after a longtime principal of Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School who later became assistant superintendent for Montgomery County, Maryland, it has the largest student body of any middle school in that county. It feeds into Walt Whitman High School. Pyle Middle School is a National Blue Ribbon School. The current standing principal is Michael Zarchin. Full-time equivalent (FTE) is a way to measure a workers productivity and/or involvement in a project. ... The term public school has three distinct meanings: In the USA and Canada, elementary or secondary school supported and administered by state and local officials. ... Middle school (also known as intermediate school or junior high school) covers a period of education that straddles primary/elementary education and secondary education, serving as a bridge between the two. ... A melanistic leopard, or black panther The black panther is the common name for a black specimen (a melanistic variant) of any of several species of cats. ... This article is about the color. ... For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). ... Bethesda is an urbanized, but unincorporated, area in southern Montgomery County, Maryland, near Washington, D.C. It takes its name from a church located there, the Bethesda Presbyterian Church, built in 1820 and rebuilt in 1850, which in turn took its name from Jerusalems Pool of Bethesda. ... Official language(s) None (English, de facto) Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Largest metro area Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 42nd  - Total 12,407 sq mi (32,133 km²)  - Width 101 miles (145 km)  - Length 249 miles (400 km)  - % water 21  - Latitude 37° 53′ N to 39° 43′ N... Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School is a Montgomery County, Maryland, USA, public school named for two of the towns it serves along with Kensington and Silver Spring, Maryland. ... Montgomery County of the U.S. state of Maryland is situated just north of Washington, D.C. and Southwest of Baltimore. ... For the school in South Huntington, New York, see Walt Whitman High School, South Huntington. ...


The elementary schools that feed into Thomas W. Pyle Middle School are Bradley Hills Elementary, Burning Tree Elementary, Wood Acres Elementary, Bethesda Elementary, Carderock Springs Elementary, and Bannockburn Elementary.


As of the 2005-06 school year, the school had an enrollment of 1,309 students and 77 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student-teacher ratio of 17.0.[1] Full-time equivalent (FTE) is a way to measure a workers productivity and/or involvement in a project. ...


Awards and recognition

During the 2006-07 school year, Thomas W. Pyle Middle School was recognized with the Blue Ribbon School Award of Excellence by the United States Department of Education,[2] the highest award an American school can receive.[3][4] Insignia that designates a Blue Ribbon School The Blue Ribbon Schools Program is a United States government program created to honor schools. ... The Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Building[1]) , ED headquarters in Washington, DC A construction project to repair and update the building facade at the Department of Education Headquarters building in 2002 resulted in the installation of structures at all of the entrances to protect employees and visitors from...


References

  1. ^ a b c d Thomas W. Pyle Middle School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed November 12, 2007.
  2. ^ Blue Ribbon Schools Program: Schools Recognized 2003 through 2006 (PDF), United States Department of Education. Accessed September 25, 2007.
  3. ^ CIBA cited as one of the best by Education Department, Journal Inquirer, November 16, 2006. "The Blue Ribbon award is given only to schools that reach the top 10 percent of their state's testing scores over several years or show significant gains in student achievement. It is considered the highest honor a school can achieve."
  4. ^ Viers Mill School Wins Blue Ribbon; School Scored High on Statewide Test; The Washington Post. September 29, 2005 "For their accomplishments, all three schools this month earned the status of Blue Ribbon School, the highest honor the U.S. Education Department can bestow upon a school."

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), as part of the U.S. Department of Education, collects, analyzes, and publishes statistics on education and public school district finance information in the United States; conducts studies on international comparisons of education statistics; and provides leadership in developing and promoting the use... is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... The Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Building[1]) , ED headquarters in Washington, DC A construction project to repair and update the building facade at the Department of Education Headquarters building in 2002 resulted in the installation of structures at all of the entrances to protect employees and visitors from... is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Journal Inquirer is published afternoons Monday through Friday and Saturday mornings in Manchester, Connecticut, and serves 17 towns in the north-central part of the Connecticut regional paper with four major towns, Manchester, East Hartford, Enfield and Vernon 1st edition: Enfield, Somers, Suffield, East Windsor and Windsor Locks. ... is the 320th day of the year (321st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Washington Post is the largest newspaper in Washington, D.C.. It is also one of the citys oldest papers, having been founded in 1877. ... is the 272nd day of the year (273rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links

  • Pyle Middle School Website
  • Montgomery County Public Schools Website
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