Central Middle School

  • Central Middle School serves 1,056 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Central Middle School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1056 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,056 students
Central Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Central Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Central Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeCentral Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Central Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Central Middle School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
8%
15%
Central Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
2%
34%
Central Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
83%
40%
Central Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Central Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCentral Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.300.70
Central Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
11%
39%
Central Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
3%
6%
Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 78,991 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,681 in this district is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,073 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
121
28
Number of Students Managed78,99117,887
Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,064 MM$243 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,095 MM$239 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,681$14,280
Anne Arundel County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,073$14,036
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  6/21/2010
I would not recomend this school. The teacher-student and parent communcition is really low. The teacher cannot control the talkative students and the students who actually wants to learn is stuck waiting for the teacher to regain control. I been to many schools, and i never had any problems until I went to CMS. In the middle of the school year, i was ready not to listen anymore, since most of it was just student conversations. Do not go to this school unless you actually want to learn something
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