Kent County School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Kent County School District serving 1,868 students in Galena, Maryland.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland state average of 61%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Kent County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Galena Galena Elementary School
    114 S Main Street
    Galena, MD 21635
    (410)648-5132

    Grades: PK-5 | 171 students
  • Chestertown H. H. Garnett Elementary School
    320 Calvert St
    Chestertown, MD 21620
    (410)778-6890

    Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
  • Worton Kent County High School
    25301 Lambs Meadow Rd
    Worton, MD 21678
    (410)778-4540

    Grades: 9-12 | 566 students
  • Chestertown Kent County Middle School
    402 E Campus Avenue
    Chestertown, MD 21620
    (410)778-1771

    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
  • Rock Hall Rock Hall Elementary School
    21203 Sharp St
    Rock Hall, MD 21661
    (410)639-2265

    Grades: PK-5 | 167 students
  • Worton Worton Elementary School
    11085 Worton Rd
    Worton, MD 21678
    (410)778-2164

    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students

Overview

School District NameKent County School District
# of Schools6
# of Students1,868
# of Teachers142
Student : Teacher Ratio13
# of Male Students888
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students980
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.55
# of American Indian Students5
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students12
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students120
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students430
% Black Students
23%
# of White Students1,176
% White Students
63%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students125
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:96
# of Students in Kindergarten:135
# of Students in 1st Grade:121
# of Students in 2nd Grade:132
# of Students in 3rd Grade:119
# of Students in 4th Grade:133
# of Students in 5th Grade:119
# of Students in 6th Grade:150
# of Students in 7th Grade:150
# of Students in 8th Grade:147
# of Students in 9th Grade:152
# of Students in 10th Grade:154
# of Students in 11th Grade:131
# of Students in 12th Grade:129
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Kent 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kent 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kent 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kent County School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,889 is higher than the state average of $16,454. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,716 is higher than the state average of $16,634. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
Total Revenue$36 MM$295 MM
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Spending$36 MM$298 MM
This chart display total spending of Kent County School District and average spending for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,889$16,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kent County School District and average revenue per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,716$16,634
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kent County School District and average spending per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Kent County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.71. The most diverse school in the district is H. H. Garnett Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.