Central Special School

Tel: (410)956-5885
  • Central Special School serves 135 students in grades PK-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Central Special School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 135 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-12
Total Students135 students
Central Special School Total Students (2008-2016)
Gender %Central Special School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Central Special School Total Teachers (2008-2016)
Students by GradeCentral Special School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Central Special School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Central Special School Asian Students (2008-2016)
Hispanic
13%
15%
Central Special School Black Students (2008-2016)
Black
17%
34%
Central Special School Black Students (2008-2016)
White
65%
39%
Central Special School White Students (2008-2016)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Central Special School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCentral Special School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.71
Central Special School Diversity Score (2008-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
40%
Central Special School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Central Special School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2016)

District Comparison

  • Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 80,387 students has stayed relatively flat over five 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 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 years.
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
122
28
Number of Students Managed80,38717,941
Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$1,064 MM$295 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$1,095 MM$298 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,681$16,454
Anne Arundel County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,073$16,634
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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