Crossroads Middle School

  • Crossroads Middle School serves 13 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Crossroads Middle 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Crossroads Middle School's student population of 13 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students13 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crossroads Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crossroads Middle 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)
Overall School Rank
64%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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Black
16%
34%
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White
77%
39%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crossroads Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.380.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
23%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crossroads Middle School 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 NameCarroll County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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