Central Middle School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (410)956-5800
  • Central Middle School serves 1,122 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Central Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.
  • Central Middle School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.

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School Overview

  • Central Middle School's student population of 1122 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,122 students
Central Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Central Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Central Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeCentral Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Central Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. 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)
55%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Central Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
2%
6%
Central Middle School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
9%
15%
Central Middle School Black Students (1998-2016)
Black
3%
34%
Central Middle School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
82%
39%
Central Middle School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Central Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCentral Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.320.71
Central Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
40%
Central Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Central Middle School is Anne Arundel County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 79,999 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,681 in this district is less than the state average of $16,454. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,073 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    121
    28
    Number of Students Managed79,99917,941
    Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    44%
    District Total Revenue$1,064 MM$295 MM
    District Spending$1,095 MM$298 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,681$16,454
    District Spending / Student$14,073$16,634
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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    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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