Smithsburg Middle School

Smithsburg Middle School serves 660 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Smithsburg Middle School operates within the Washington County School District.

Overview

The student population of 660 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 660 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
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 0.27 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
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
7%
36%
White
85%
42%
Two or more races
4%
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.
0.27 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.
23%
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.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,570 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Washington County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
29
Number of Students Managed 22,570 15,634
District Total Revenue $294 MM $244 MM
District Spending $290 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,502 $14,580
District Spending / Student $13,349 $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 Smithsburg High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waynesboro Area Middle School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smithsburg Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SmithsburgSmithsburg High School
    66 North Main St
    SmithsburgMD 21783
    (301)766-8337
    0 mi | 791 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SmithsburgSmithsburg Elementary School
    67 North Main St
    SmithsburgMD 21783
    (301)766-8329
    0 mi | 449 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HagerstownOld Forge Elementary School
    21615 Old Forge Rd
    HagerstownMD 21742
    (301)766-8273
    2.3 mi | 316 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MyersvilleWolfsville Elementary School
    12520 Wolfsville Rd
    MyersvilleMD 21773
    (240)236-2250
    5.8 mi | 175 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CascadeCascade Elementary School
    14519 Pennersville Rd
    CascadeMD 21719
    (301)766-8066
    5.9 mi | 201 students | Gr. KG-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 05, 2014 - We are military family. Two in Smithsburg High School. Two went from elementary, Smithsburg middle school to Smithsburg High School. We love the school because of the faculty, staffs, and parents whom helped supported each other for the students to achieved their goals. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended June 30, 2010 - Great athletics. Great teaching skills. Always clean. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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