Caroline County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 1,639 students in Caroline County School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Maryland.
Public High Schools in Caroline County School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Maryland public high school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Caroline County School District are Colonel Richardson High School and North Caroline High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Caroline County School District have a Graduation Rate of 88%, which is more than the Maryland average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is North Caroline High School, with 89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Maryland or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public high school average of 61% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Caroline 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
2 Schools
273 Schools
# Students
1,639 Students
267,785 Students
# Teachers
110 Teachers
17,107 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Caroline County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MD)
Overall District Rank
#15 out of 25 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Caroline County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Caroline 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)
43%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Caroline 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 Caroline 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
0.54
0.71
# American Indian Students
8 Students
642 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
16 Students
17,500 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# Hispanic Students
194 Students
42,342 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
16%
# Black Students
265 Students
93,125 Students
% Black Students
16%
35%
# White Students
1,060 Students
103,340 Students
% White Students
65%
39%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
332 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
95 Students
10,504 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
359
# Students in K Grade:
-
159
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
165
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
186
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
184
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
187
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
175
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
2,049
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
2,100
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
2,327
# Students in 9th Grade:
484
71,638
# Students in 10th Grade:
403
67,743
# Students in 11th Grade:
375
60,328
# Students in 12th Grade:
377
60,185
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,956 in this school district is less 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 $14,745 is less 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
$87 MM
$254 MM
This chart display total revenue of Caroline 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
$85 MM
$257 MM
This chart display total spending of Caroline 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
$14,956
$15,941
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Caroline 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
$14,745
$16,121
This chart display average spending per public school student in Caroline 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 Caroline County School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Colonel Richardson High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
25320 Richardson Rd
Federalsburg, MD 21632
(410) 754-5575
Grades: 9-12
| 525 students
Rank: #22.
North Caroline High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10990 River Rd
Ridgely, MD 21660
(410) 479-2332
Grades: 9-12
| 1,114 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,639 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in MD)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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