Deal Island School

23275 Lola Wheatley Rd
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Deal Island School serves 119 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Deal Island School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Deal Island School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Deal Island School's student population of 119 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students119 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Deal Island School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Deal Island School is 0.32, 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 Testing Rank
#669 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-49%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
30-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
7%
34%
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White
82%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.320.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Deal Island School is Crisfield Academy And High School (13.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ewell School (12.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ewell Ewell School
    Grades: 2-7 | 11 students
    12.2 miles
    7982a Tawes Campus Drive
    Ewell, MD 21824
    (410) 968-0534
    12.2 2-7 11
  • Westover Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School Math: 15% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 430 students
    12.9 miles
    7970 Tawes Campus Road
    Westover, MD 21871
    (410) 621-0161
    12.9 6-7 430
  • Crisfield Crisfield Academy And High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 384 students
    13.0 miles
    210 N Somerset Avenue
    Crisfield, MD 21817
    (410) 968-0150
    13 8-12 384
  • Westover J. M. Tawes Vocational Center Vocational School

    13.1 miles
    7982 Tawes Campus Road
    Westover, MD 21871
    (410) 651-2285
    13.1 n/a n/a
  • Crisfield Carter G Woodson Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
    13.7 miles
    281a Woodson School Rd
    Crisfield, MD 21817
    (410) 968-1295
    13.7 PK-5 525

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