Folly Quarter Middle School

Tel: (410)313-1506
  • Folly Quarter Middle School serves 634 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Folly Quarter Middle School operates within the Howard County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 634 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students634 students
Folly Quarter Middle School Total Students (2006-2016)
Gender %Folly Quarter Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Folly Quarter Middle School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
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 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.71. 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)
Folly Quarter Middle School Asian Students (2006-2016)
Folly Quarter Middle School Black Students (2004-2016)
Folly Quarter Middle School Black Students (2006-2016)
Folly Quarter Middle School White Students (2006-2016)
Two or more races
Folly Quarter Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFolly Quarter Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.71
Folly Quarter Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Folly Quarter Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Folly Quarter Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2016)

District Comparison

  • Howard County School District's student population of 54,870 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,405 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 $15,950 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameHoward County School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed54,87017,941
Howard County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$854 MM$295 MM
Howard County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$830 MM$298 MM
Howard County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$16,405$16,454
Howard County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$15,950$16,634
Howard 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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