Kent Island High School

Tel: (410)604-2070
Grades: 9-12

1,177 students

Kent Island High School serves 1,177 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Kent Island High School operates within the Queen Anne's County School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1177 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,177 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 14:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
6%
36%
White
88%
42%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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.
0.22 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.
9%
36%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,752 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Queen Anne's County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
29
Number of Students Managed 7,752 15,634
Graduation Rate 88% 85%
District Total Revenue $109 MM $244 MM
District Spending $104 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,820 $14,580
District Spending / Student $13,262 $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 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 Students Grades
  • StevensvilleBayside Elementary School
    301 Church St
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-6181
    0.7 mi | 413 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • StevensvilleKent Island Elementary School
    110 Elementary Way
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-2392
    0.9 mi | 477 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • StevensvilleStevensville Middle School
    610 Main St
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-3194
    0.9 mi | 525 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • StevensvilleMatapeake Elementary School
    651 Romancoke Rd
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-3105
    2.1 mi | 516 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • StevensvilleMatapeake Middle School
    671 Romancoke Rd
    StevensvilleMD 21666
    (410)643-7330
    2.2 mi | 353 students | Gr. 6-8                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 05, 2010 - 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
  • Recommended January 11, 2007 - 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

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