Hammond Middle School

  • Hammond Middle School serves 554 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hammond Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

Hammond Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Hammond Middle School's student population of 554 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students554 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hammond Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Hammond Middle School is 0.70, 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#300 out of 1359 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
51%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
62%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
26%
34%
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White
46%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.700.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoward County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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