Folly Quarter Middle School

Tel: (410)313-1506
  • Folly Quarter Middle School serves 562 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Folly Quarter Middle School operates within the Howard County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 562 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students562 students
Folly Quarter Middle School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Folly Quarter Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Folly Quarter Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeFolly Quarter Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Folly Quarter Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
18%
6%
Folly Quarter Middle School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Folly Quarter Middle School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
4%
34%
Folly Quarter Middle School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
66%
40%
Folly Quarter Middle School White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
9%
4%
Folly Quarter Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFolly Quarter Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.40
Folly Quarter Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
39%
Folly Quarter Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
Folly Quarter Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Howard County School District's student population of 53,162 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,405 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,950 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameHoward County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
75
28
Number of Students Managed53,16217,887
Howard County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$854 MM$243 MM
Howard County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$830 MM$239 MM
Howard County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,405$14,280
Howard County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,950$14,036
Howard County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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