Samuel Ogle Middle School

Samuel Ogle Middle School serves 880 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Samuel Ogle Middle School operates within the Prince George's County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 880 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 880 students
Samuel Ogle Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Samuel Ogle Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Samuel Ogle Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.82. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Samuel Ogle Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
6%
Samuel Ogle Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
11%
11%
Samuel Ogle Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
55%
37%
Samuel Ogle Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
19%
43%
Samuel Ogle Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Samuel Ogle Middle School Sch Ethnicity Samuel Ogle Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.64 0.82
Samuel Ogle Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
21%
35%
Samuel Ogle Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Samuel Ogle Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 123,807 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Prince George's County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
204
28
Number of Students Managed 123,807 16,752
Prince George
District Total Revenue $1,915 MM $244 MM
District Spending $1,953 MM $238 MM
Prince George
District Revenue / Student $14,962 $14,580
Prince George
District Spending / Student $15,260 $14,228
Prince George
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bowie High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Benjamin Tasker Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yorktown Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bowie Yorktown Elementary School
    7301 Race Track Rd
    Bowie , MD , 20715
    (301)805-6610
    0.5  mi  |  247  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bowie Chapel Forge Early Childhood Center
    Special Education School
    12711 Milan Way
    Bowie , MD , 20715
    (301)805-2740
    Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Bowie Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Whitehall Elementary School
    3901 Woodhaven Ln
    Bowie , MD , 20715
    (301)805-1000
    0.6  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bowie Rockledge Elementary School
    7701 Laurel Bowie Rd
    Bowie , MD , 20715
    (301)805-2720
    0.8  mi  |  516  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bowie Bowie High School
    15200 Annapolis Rd
    Bowie , MD , 20715
    (301)805-2600
    1  mi  |  2836  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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  • Recommended July 12, 2010 - All three of our children have or are, currently, attending Sam Ogle. I volunteer at this school and I feel a real sense of connection and community. It's a great school! - Posted by Parent

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Bowie, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.41, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Bowie is Yorktown Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.