Anne Arundel County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 123 public schools serving 82,777 students in Anne Arundel County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Maryland.
Public Schools in Anne Arundel County School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Anne Arundel County School District are Shipley's Choice Elementary School, Benfield Elementary School and Severna Park High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Anne Arundel County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maryland.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Anne Arundel County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Maryland for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Anne Arundel County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MD)
# Schools
123 Schools
1,420 Schools
# Students
82,777 Students
893,772 Students
# Teachers
5,495 Teachers
59,475 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Anne Arundel County 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 88% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 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 Anne Arundel County   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 Anne Arundel County   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 Anne Arundel County   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
88%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Anne Arundel County   School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.72
# American Indian Students
232 Students
2,386 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3,088 Students
58,834 Students
% Asian Students
4%
7%
# Hispanic Students
12,276 Students
155,381 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
17%
# Black Students
17,296 Students
300,979 Students
% Black Students
21%
34%
# White Students
44,631 Students
334,032 Students
% White Students
54%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
186 Students
1,300 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5,068 Students
40,754 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
2,320
30,419
# Students in K Grade:
6,254
64,080
# Students in 1st Grade:
6,456
66,118
# Students in 2nd Grade:
6,553
66,910
# Students in 3rd Grade:
6,502
68,548
# Students in 4th Grade:
6,628
70,339
# Students in 5th Grade:
6,610
69,527
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,244
67,016
# Students in 7th Grade:
5,981
65,562
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,008
65,359
# Students in 9th Grade:
6,298
71,638
# Students in 10th Grade:
6,018
67,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
5,514
60,328
# Students in 12th Grade:
5,391
60,185
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,991 is higher than the state median of $15,941. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,789 is higher than the state median of $16,121. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MD)
Total Revenue
$1,324 MM
$254 MM
This chart display total revenue of Anne Arundel County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$1,390 MM
$257 MM
This chart display total spending of Anne Arundel County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,991
$15,941
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Anne Arundel County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,789
$16,121
This chart display average spending per public school student in Anne Arundel County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Anne Arundel County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Shipley's Choice Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
310 Governor Stone Pky
Millersville, MD 21108
(410) 222-3851
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #22.
Benfield Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
365 Lynwood Dr
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 222-6555
Grades: PK-5
| 437 students
Rank: #33.
Severna Park High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
60 Robinson Rd
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 544-0900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,876 students
Rank: #44.
Folger Mckinsey Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
175 Arundel Beach Road
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 222-6560
Grades: K-5
| 625 students
Rank: #55.
West Annapolis Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
505 Melvin Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 222-1635
Grades: K-5
| 227 students
Rank: #66.
Severna Park Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
450 Jumpers Hole Rd
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 647-7900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,454 students
Rank: #77.
South River High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
201 Central Ave E
Edgewater, MD 21037
(410) 956-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,150 students
Rank: #88.
Jones Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
122 Hoyle Ln
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 222-6565
Grades: K-5
| 330 students
Rank: #99.
Broadneck High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1265 Green Holly Dr
Annapolis, MD 21409
(410) 757-1300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,084 students
Rank: #1010.
Crofton Woods Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1750 Urby Dr
Crofton, MD 21114
(410) 222-5805
Grades: K-5
| 744 students
Rank: #1111.
Severna Park Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6 Riggs Ave
Severna Park, MD 21146
(410) 222-6577
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #1212.
Four Seasons Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
979 Waugh Chapel Rd
Gambrills, MD 21054
(410) 222-6501
Grades: PK-5
| 683 students
Rank: #1313.
Chesapeake Science Point
Charter School
Math: 61% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(5)
7321 Parkway Drive South
Hanover, MD 21076
(443) 757-5277
Grades: 6-12
| 463 students
Rank: #1414.
Davidsonville Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
962 Central Ave West
Davidsonville, MD 21035
(410) 222-1655
Grades: K-5
| 684 students
Rank: #1515.
Central Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
221 Central Ave E
Edgewater, MD 21037
(410) 956-5800
Grades: 6-8
| 1,202 students
Rank: #1616.
Crofton Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1405 Duke Of Kent Dr
Crofton, MD 21114
(410) 222-5800
Grades: PK-5
| 689 students
Rank: #1717.
Cape St. Claire Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
931 Blue Ridge Dr
Annapolis, MD 21409
(410) 222-1685
Grades: K-5
| 635 students
Rank: #1818.
Crofton Meadows Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2020 Tilghman Dr
Crofton, MD 21114
(410) 721-9453
Grades: K-5
| 555 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Mayo Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1260 Mayo Ridge Rd
Edgewater, MD 21037
(410) 222-1666
Grades: K-5
| 338 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
South Shore Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1376 Fairfield Loop Rd
Crownsville, MD 21032
(410) 222-3865
Grades: K-5
| 341 students
Rank: #2121.
Arnold Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
241 Peninsula Farm Road
Arnold, MD 21012
(410) 222-1670
Grades: K-5
| 427 students
Rank: #2222.
Magothy River Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
241 Peninsula Farm Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
(410) 544-0926
Grades: 6-8
| 738 students
Rank: #2323.
Belvedere Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
360 Broadwater Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
(410) 975-9432
Grades: PK-5
| 563 students
Rank: #2424.
Pasadena Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
401 East Pasadena Rd
Pasadena, MD 21122
(410) 222-6573
Grades: K-5
| 382 students
Rank: #2525.
Chesapeake High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
4798 Mountain Rd
Pasadena, MD 21122
(410) 255-9600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,400 students
Rank: #2626.
Severn River Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(3)
241 Peninsula Farm Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
(410) 544-0922
Grades: 6-8
| 748 students
Rank: #2727.
Windsor Farm Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
591 Broadneck Rd
Annapolis, MD 21409
(410) 222-1690
Grades: K-5
| 550 students
Rank: #2828.
Arundel High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1001 Annapolis Rd
Gambrills, MD 21054
(410) 674-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,118 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Bodkin Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
8320 Ventnor Rd
Pasadena, MD 21122
(410) 437-0464
Grades: K-5
| 580 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Central Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
130 Stepney Ln
Edgewater, MD 21037
(410) 222-1075
Grades: K-5
| 620 students
Rank: #3131.
Southern High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4400 Solomons Island Rd
Harwood, MD 20776
(410) 867-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,010 students
Rank: #3232.
Piney Orchard Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2641 Strawberry Lake Way
Odenton, MD 21113
(410) 672-7591
Grades: K-5
| 638 students
Rank: #3333.
Crofton Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2301 Davidsonville Rd
Gambrills, MD 21054
(410) 793-0280
Grades: 6-8
| 1,181 students
Rank: #3434.
Deale Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
759 Masons Beach Rd
Deale, MD 20751
(410) 222-1695
Grades: K-5
| 243 students
Rank: #3535.
Broadneck Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
470 Shore Acres Rd
Arnold, MD 21012
(410) 222-1680
Grades: K-5
| 791 students
Show 88 more public schools in Anne Arundel County School District (out of 123 total schools)
Loading...

Recent Articles

What Public School Students Should Expect After COVID-19
What Public School Students Should Expect After COVID-19
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the financial impact of COVID-19 on public schools and what to expect in the future. We’ll talk about the effects of budget cuts and other challenges affecting the public school system for the remainder of this school year and into the next.
Miami-Dade Teachers to Receive Mental Health Training
Miami-Dade Teachers to Receive Mental Health Training
In response to the Sandy Hook tragedy, Miami-Dade Schools will now be offering mandatory mental health training to faculty and staff inside the district schools.
Clark County School District 101: From Governance to Performance
Clark County School District 101: From Governance to Performance
We offer core information about the Clark County School District in Nevada, including the history, performance, and current demographics of this school district.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Anne Arundel County
  • 2644 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD, 21401
  • (410) 222-5000
  • aacps.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 82,777 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in MD)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

Quick Links