Benjamin Stoddert Middle School

Benjamin Stoddert Middle School serves 725 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Benjamin Stoddert Middle School operates within the Charles County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 725 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade Benjamin Stoddert Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Benjamin Stoddert Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
6%
Hispanic
6%
11%
Black
68%
37%
White
16%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Benjamin Stoddert Middle School Sch Ethnicity Benjamin Stoddert 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.
0.51 0.38
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.
31%
35%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,778 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Charles County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
28
Number of Students Managed 26,778 16,752
Charles County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $362 MM $244 MM
Charles County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $351 MM $238 MM
Charles County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,540 $14,580
Charles County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,149 $14,228
Charles County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Thomas Stone High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Hanson Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eva Turner Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaldorfEva Turner Elementary School
    1000 Bannister Circle
    WaldorfMD 20602
    (301)645-4828
    0.7 mi | 316 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaldorfDr. Samuel A. Mudd Elementary School
    820 Stone Ave
    WaldorfMD 20602
    (301)645-3686
    0.8 mi | 410 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaldorfThomas Stone High School
    3785 Leonardtown Rd
    WaldorfMD 20601
    (301)645-2601
    1.1 mi | 1410 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WaldorfMary B. Neal Elementary School
    12105 St George's Dr
    WaldorfMD 20602
    (301)638-2617
    1.3 mi | 826 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaldorfJ. P. Ryon Elementary School
    12140 Vivian Adams Dr
    WaldorfMD 20601
    (301)645-3090
    1.3 mi | 474 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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