Old Mill Middle South

Old Mill Middle South serves 648 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Old Mill Middle South operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.


The student population of 648 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 648 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 13:1 14:1
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.58 0.39
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.
Eligible for Reduced
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.

District Comparison

The district's student population of 80,657 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,999 is less than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,733 is higher than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Anne Arundel County School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed 80,657 15,634
District Total Revenue $1,031 MM $244 MM
District Spending $1,085 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,999 $14,580
District Spending / Student $14,733 $14,228
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Old Mill High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Old Mill Middle North (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruth Parker Eason School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MillersvilleOld Mill Middle North
    610 Patriot Ln
    MillersvilleMD 21108
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 948 students                      
  • MillersvilleOld Mill High School
    600 Patriot Ln
    MillersvilleMD 21108
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2154 students                      
  • MillersvilleRuth Parker Eason School
    Special Education School
    648 Old Mill Rd
    MillersvilleMD 21108
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 125 students                      
  • Glen BurnieRippling Woods Elementary School
    530 Nolfield Dr
    Glen BurnieMD 21061
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 633 students                      
  • Glen BurnieSouthgate Elementary School
    290 Shetlands Ln
    Glen BurnieMD 21061
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 657 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 14, 2015 - i came from a new state to old mil middle south and i feel like this is where i belong. they counslers teachers and staff all make sure we keep god grades. Yes it has flaws but what school don't. we have fights yeah so what we all stay safe and take care of the situation. Even the janitors and lunch ladies help out. i had trouble on a homework problem and the jaintor seen me and came up to me and said dear let me help you. its a really nice school with great kids and staff so pLease just because you don't like it blame it on the school because they are doing all they can and things change. OMMS IS A AMAZING SCHOOL COMING FROM A DETROIT GIRL I WAS NICELY WELCOMED THANKS OMMS. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended July 09, 2012 - This school isn''t perfect no school is, but for people to sit there and criticize my school is terrible. the teachers don''t let us kiss and hug and if someone were to be making out infront of a teacher and the teacher or principal would stop them. What I see are dedicated teachers. Kids in sixth grade or seventh and eighth grade will fight.... ITS MIDDLE SCHOOL. I believe that most kids are leaving well I know why they are leaving. The kids and their families are MOVING..... It has nothing to do with the quality of the school. Each kid is in a safe environment. So get over it middle school is that change between child and teenager and things break out if you think because two kids pushed each other and some teachers stopped it before anything happened and you think it''s unsafe and you decide that you going to take your child out of that school that is safe and take them away from friends I''m sorry for you. I''m going to the 3rd and final year of middle school(8th grade) and I''m glad I''m going to be going to OLD MILL MIDDLE SOUTH - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended March 20, 2011 - O.M.M.S.S. is a awful school. I know every school has flaws but this school has so many I would lose count. I am planning to switch to private schools because this school has drug attics that are only in the 7th grade, curse words on walls, awful teachers, and no fun activities. Some of the teachers are very rude. You may find a few good teachers like Mrs. Super, Ms. Harrington, and Ms. Wyhatt but a lot of the other teachers are very mean and make this school horrible. Also, the schools sports are completely ignored the basketball has never had a practice (and it's the end of the school year) and they never talk about the sports on announcements. The principals have great ideas for things to do at the school but they never inforce them. The school could be a TERRIFIC school but the way things are looking now, Old Mill will lose students. Also, in only the 6th grade fist fights have broken out. 7th graders say nasty things to younger 6th grade students, and the school allows KISSING AND HUGGING. I was walking to my bus when I saw a 8th grade couple making out next to a bus right in front of principals. This school is completely messed up! Even some teachers are weird. For example, for our Patriot Period we were sent to a 7th grade teacher. When we got in the room we looked at the word wall and saw some very nasty words on it. Now this is a science teacher not a pervert teacher! Now if you want your child to have fun, be safe, be educated, and love school! DO NOT send them to Old Mill Middle School SOUTH! - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended January 17, 2011 - The children in this school are well-behaved and polite; I would recommend this location to any fellow substitute looking for work. - Posted by Teacher
  • Recommended March 22, 2010 - This school practices racial discrimination. - Posted by Parent

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