Pocomoke High School

Pocomoke High School serves 323 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Pocomoke High School operates within the Worcester County School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 323 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more 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 10:1 14:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
2%
12%
Black
41%
36%
White
49%
42%
Two or more races
6%
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.
0.59 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.
42%
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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Worcester County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
29
Number of Students Managed 6,650 15,634
Graduation Rate 89% 85%
District Total Revenue $143 MM $244 MM
District Spending $140 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $21,412 $14,580
District Spending / Student $20,948 $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 Arcadia High School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pocomoke Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pocomoke Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pocomoke CityHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Pocomoke Elementary School
    2119 Pocomoke Beltway
    Pocomoke CityMD 21851
    (410)632-5130
    0.1 mi | 403 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • Pocomoke CityPocomoke Middle School
    800 8th St
    Pocomoke CityMD 21851
    (410)632-5150
    0.9 mi | 441 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • Oak HallArcadia Middle School
    29485 Horsey Rd
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-4862
    9.3 mi | 458 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Oak HallArcadia High School
    8210 Lankford Hwy
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-5613
    9.4 mi | 574 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Oak HallBadger Vocational Ed Center - North
    Vocational School
    8210 Lankford Hwy
    Oak HallVA 23416
    (757)824-6386
    Vocational School

    9.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      

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