Kent Island High School

Kent Island High School serves 1,204 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Kent Island High School operates within the Queen Anne's County School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is equal to the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1204 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,204 students
Kent Island High School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Kent Island High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Kent Island High School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Kent Island High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Kent Island High School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Kent Island High School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Kent Island High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
6%
35%
Kent Island High School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
87%
41%
Kent Island High School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Kent Island High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Kent Island High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.39
Kent Island High School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
38%
Kent Island High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Kent Island High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,716 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,394 is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,910 is less than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Queen Anne's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
26
Number of Students Managed 7,716 15,824
Queen Anne's County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 87%
Queen Anne's County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $243 MM
Queen Anne's County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $101 MM $239 MM
Queen Anne's County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,394 $14,280
Queen Anne's County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,910 $14,036
Queen Anne's County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Broadneck High School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stevensville Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bayside Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • StevensvilleBayside Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 377 students301 Church St
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-6181
    0.73-5377
  • StevensvilleKent Island Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 437 students110 Elementary Way
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-2392
    0.9PK-2437
  • StevensvilleStevensville Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 517 students610 Main St
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-3194
    0.96-8517
  • StevensvilleMatapeake Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 515 students651 Romancoke Rd
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-3105
    2.1PK-5515
  • StevensvilleMatapeake Middle School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 386 students671 Romancoke Rd
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-7330
    2.26-8386

School Reviews

School is cool. Mr. Unger is best teacher EVER. Ms.Dunn is pretty cool. Hershburger can be mean but also very cool. Ms. Kovach is the best princible i have ever had (at the annex) Mr. Kerr was also a great teacher. Top Teachers at KIHS IMO: Mr. Unger Mr. Kerr Ms. Dennis Mr. Coyner
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 10/05/10
This is an excellent school i use to be enrolled in this school and never knew what a great school that it was intill i moved away i miss that school dearly. It had an excellent chour i was part of it with a wonderfull teacher named Mr. White ,two great vice principals names Mr. Engle , and Mr. Waits i hate to say it but i knew them very well, a wonderful principal named Mrs. Hershburger and a excellent staff i am proud to say i went to that school and sad to say that i dont any more. sincerly Tabetha Snider
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 01/11/07

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