Center For Educational Opportunity

  • Center For Educational Opportunity serves 69 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Center For Educational Opportunity 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

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School Overview

  • Center For Educational Opportunity's student population of 69 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Center For Educational Opportunity 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Center For Educational Opportunity is 0.61, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1220 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
57%
34%
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White
24%
37%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Center For Educational Opportunity. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.610.72
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Graduation Rate20-29%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Center For Educational Opportunity and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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