Salisbury Middle School

Salisbury Middle School serves 925 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Salisbury Middle School operates within the Wicomico County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 925 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 925 students
Salisbury Middle School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Salisbury Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Salisbury Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.82. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Salisbury Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Salisbury Middle School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Salisbury Middle School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
48%
37%
Salisbury Middle School Black (2000-2012)
White
40%
43%
Salisbury Middle School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Salisbury Middle School Sch Ethnicity Salisbury 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.
0.61 0.82
Salisbury Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
51%
35%
Salisbury Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Salisbury Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wicomico County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
28
Number of Students Managed 14,520 16,752
Wicomico County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $238 MM $244 MM
Wicomico County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $235 MM $238 MM
Wicomico County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,311 $14,580
Wicomico County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,115 $14,228
Wicomico County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wicomico County Evening High School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wicomico Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Salisbury Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Salisbury West Salisbury Elementary School
    1321 West Rd
    Salisbury , MD , 21801
    (410)677-5816
    0.2  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Salisbury Charles H. Chipman Elementary School
    711 Lake St
    Salisbury , MD , 21801
    (410)677-5814
    0.5  mi  |  399  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Salisbury North Salisbury Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1213 Emerson Ave
    Salisbury , MD , 21801
    (410)677-5807
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Salisbury Wicomico Middle School
    635 East Main St
    Salisbury , MD , 21804
    (410)677-5145
    1.4  mi  |  639  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Salisbury Pemberton Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1300 Pemberton Dr
    Salisbury , MD , 21801
    (410)677-5809
    Magnet School
    1.4  mi  |  616  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Salisbury, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.24, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Salisbury is Beaver Run School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.