Allegany County Public Schools School District

108 Washington Street
Cumberland , MD 21502
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Grades: PK - 12
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 8,075 students in Allegany County Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Maryland.
Public Schools in Allegany County Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Allegany County Public Schools School District are Frost Elementary School, Parkside Elementary School and Cash Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Allegany County Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maryland.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public school average of 66% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MD)
# Schools
22 Schools
1,423 Schools
# Students
8,075 Students
883,137 Students
# Teachers
594 Teachers
61,505 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Allegany County Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MD)
Overall District Rank
#10 out of 25 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Allegany County Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Allegany County Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Allegany County Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Allegany County Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.25
0.73
# American Indian Students
12 Students
2,287 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
72 Students
59,676 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# Hispanic Students
140 Students
175,862 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
20%
# Black Students
290 Students
295,779 Students
% Black Students
4%
34%
# White Students
6,990 Students
304,609 Students
% White Students
86%
34%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
1,287 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
565 Students
43,599 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
332
23,633
# Students in K Grade:
512
58,476
# Students in 1st Grade:
574
63,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
550
64,253
# Students in 3rd Grade:
600
64,840
# Students in 4th Grade:
614
66,421
# Students in 5th Grade:
618
66,681
# Students in 6th Grade:
617
68,074
# Students in 7th Grade:
618
69,699
# Students in 8th Grade:
618
69,379
# Students in 9th Grade:
634
74,330
# Students in 10th Grade:
573
69,418
# Students in 11th Grade:
607
62,475
# Students in 12th Grade:
608
61,791
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,742 is higher than the state median of $16,583. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,520 is higher than the state median of $16,770. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MD)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$159 MM
$254 MM
This chart display total revenue of Allegany County Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$158 MM
$257 MM
This chart display total spending of Allegany County Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,742
$16,583
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Allegany County Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,520
$16,770
This chart display average spending per public school student in Allegany County Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Allegany County Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Frost Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
260 Shaw St
Frostburg, MD 21532
(301) 689-5168
Grades: PK-5
| 192 students
Rank: #22.
Parkside Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
50 Parkside Blvd
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 729-0085
Grades: PK-5
| 178 students
Rank: #33.
Cash Valley Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10601 Cash Valley Rd Nw
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 724-6632
Grades: PK-5
| 273 students
Rank: #44.
Beall Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3 E College Ave
Frostburg, MD 21532
(301) 689-3636
Grades: PK-5
| 445 students
Rank: #55.
Mountain Ridge High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 Dr. Nancy S. Grasmick
Frostburg, MD 21532
(301) 689-3377
Grades: 9-12
| 771 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Bel Air Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14401 Barton Blvd
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 729-2992
Grades: PK-5
| 216 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Mt. Savage Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13201 New School Rd Nw
Mount Savage, MD 21545
(301) 264-3220
Grades: PK-5
| 186 students
Rank: #88.
Cresaptown Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13202 6th Ave
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 729-0212
Grades: PK-5
| 287 students
Rank: #99.
Flintstone Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
22000 National Pike Ne
Flintstone, MD 21530
(301) 478-2434
Grades: PK-5
| 205 students
Rank: #1010.
Allegany High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
900 Seton Dr
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 777-8110
Grades: 9-12
| 736 students
Rank: #1111.
Mount Savage Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13201 New School Rd Nw
Mount Savage, MD 21545
(301) 264-3220
Grades: 6-8
| 383 students
Rank: #1212.
Northeast Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11001 Forest Ave Ne
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 724-3285
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students
Rank: #1313.
Braddock Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
909 Holland St
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 777-7990
Grades: 6-8
| 605 students
Rank: #1414.
West Side Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
425 Paca St
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 724-0340
Grades: PK-5
| 319 students
Rank: #1515.
Fort Hill High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
500 Greenway Ave
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 777-2570
Grades: 9-12
| 657 students
Rank: #1616.
Westmar Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
16915 Lower George's Creek Rd
Lonaconing, MD 21539
(301) 463-5751
Grades: 6-8
| 256 students
Rank: #1717.
John Humbird Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
120 Mary St
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 724-8842
Grades: PK-5
| 233 students
Rank: #1818.
Westernport Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
172 Church St
Westernport, MD 21562
(301) 359-0511
Grades: PK-5
| 256 students
Rank: #1919.
George's Creek Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
15600 Lower Georges Creek Rd S
Lonaconing, MD 21539
(301) 463-6202
Grades: PK-5
| 244 students
Rank: #2020.
Washington Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Massachusetts Ave
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 777-5360
Grades: 6-8
| 609 students
Rank: #2121.
South Penn Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
500 E 2nd St
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 777-1755
Grades: PK-5
| 497 students
Rank: #2222.
Center For Career & Technical Education
Vocational School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
14211 Mcmullen Hwy Sw
Cumberland, MD 21502
(301) 729-6486
Grades: 11-12
| 258 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 22
  • Enrollment: 8,075 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in MD)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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