Calvert County Alternative School

  • Calvert County Alternative School serves 4 students in grades 7-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 82%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 85%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Calvert County Alternative 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Calvert County Alternative School's student population of 4 students has declined by 75% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-11
Total Students4 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Calvert County Alternative School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,333 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has decreased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Calvert County Alternative School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)<50%
82%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)≥50%
85%
Student : Teacher Ratio1:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
15%
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Black
25%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Calvert County Alternative School and the percentage of Black students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
75%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Calvert County Alternative School and the percentage of White students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Calvert County Alternative School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Calvert County Alternative School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.380.40
This chart display the diversity score of Calvert County Alternative School and the average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalvert County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Prince Frederick Calvert High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1173 students
    0.0 miles
    520 Fox Run Blvd
    Prince Frederick, MD 20678
    (410)535-7333
    0.0 9-12 1173
  • Prince Frederick Career And Technology Academy Vocational School

    0.2 miles
    330 Dorsey Road
    Prince Frederick, MD 20678
    (410)535-7450
    0.2 n/a n/a
  • Prince Frederick Calvert Country School Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 57 students
    0.5 miles
    1350 Dares Beach Rd
    Prince Frederick, MD 20678
    (410)535-7300
    0.5 1-12 57
  • Prince Frederick Calvert Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
    0.6 miles
    1450 Dares Beach Rd
    Prince Frederick, MD 20678
    (410)535-7311
    0.6 PK-5 505
  • Prince Frederick Calvert Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 588 students
    0.6 miles
    655 Chesapeake Blvd
    Prince Frederick, MD 20678
    (410)535-7355
    0.6 6-8 588

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