Sykesville Middle School

Sykesville Middle School serves 779 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Sykesville Middle School operates within the Carroll County School District.

Overview

The student population of 779 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 779 students
Sykesville Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Sykesville Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sykesville Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 16:1 14:1
Sykesville Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
6%
Sykesville Middle School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
4%
12%
Sykesville Middle School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
1%
36%
Sykesville Middle School Black (1989-2013)
White
89%
42%
Sykesville Middle School White (1989-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Sykesville Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sykesville 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.
0.21 0.39
Sykesville Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
7%
36%
Sykesville Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
1%
6%
Sykesville Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,687 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Carroll County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
29
Number of Students Managed 26,687 21,124
District Total Revenue $425 MM n/a
District Spending $415 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $15,180 $0
District Spending / Student $14,821 $0
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 Liberty High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oklahoma Road Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Piney Ridge Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SykesvilleHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Piney Ridge Elementary School
    6315 Freedom Ave
    SykesvilleMD 21784
    (410)751-3535
    1.6 mi | 599 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SykesvilleCarrolltowne Elementary School
    6542 Ridge Rd
    SykesvilleMD 21784
    (410)751-3530
    2.1 mi | 567 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SykesvilleEldersburg Elementary School
    1021 Johnsville Rd
    SykesvilleMD 21784
    (410)751-3520
    2.3 mi | 493 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SykesvilleHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Oklahoma Road Middle School
    6300 Oklahoma Rd
    SykesvilleMD 21784
    (410)751-3600
    2.5 mi | 804 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SykesvilleLiberty High School
    5855 Bartholow Rd
    SykesvilleMD 21784
    (410)751-3560
    2.5 mi | 1141 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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