Buck Lodge Middle School

  • Buck Lodge Middle School serves 1,167 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Buck Lodge Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Buck Lodge Middle School's student population of 1,167 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buck Lodge Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Buck Lodge Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank#1163 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
12%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
19%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
81%
17%
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Black
15%
34%
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White
2%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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5%
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Diversity Score0.320.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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