Dundalk Middle School

  • Dundalk Middle School serves 633 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6% (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 10% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dundalk 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 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Dundalk Middle School's student population of 633 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students633 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dundalk 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 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dundalk Middle School is 0.71, which is more 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
76%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
34%
34%
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White
38%
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 Dundalk Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.710.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dundalk 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 NameBaltimore County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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