Somerset County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Somerset County School District, serving 2,918 students.
  • Public school in Somerset County School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 41% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maryland.
  • The top ranked public schools in Somerset County School District are Crisfield Academy And High School, Deal Island School and Washington Academy And High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Maryland public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameSomerset County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.somerset.k12.md.us
School District Phone Number(410)651-1616
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
# of Schools9 Schools1,422 Schools
# of Students2,918 Students894,344 Students
# of Teachers223 Teachers59,525 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Somerset 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 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somerset 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somerset 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Somerset County   School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.640.72
# of American Indian Students7 Students2,387 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students28 Students58,836 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students277 Students155,435 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
17%
# of Black Students1,313 Students301,474 Students
% Black Students
45%
34%
# of White Students1,138 Students334,047 Students
% White Students
39%
37%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students1,301 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students151 Students40,758 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:21030,442
# of Students in Kindergarten:21064,150
# of Students in 1st Grade:22666,182
# of Students in 2nd Grade:21566,980
# of Students in 3rd Grade:24068,619
# of Students in 4th Grade:22270,409
# of Students in 5th Grade:19969,591
# of Students in 6th Grade:22767,059
# of Students in 7th Grade:20665,601
# of Students in 8th Grade:23165,388
# of Students in 9th Grade:21871,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:19567,748
# of Students in 11th Grade:16360,341
# of Students in 12th Grade:15660,191
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,605 is higher than the state average of $13,452. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,738 is higher than the state average of $13,222. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
Total Revenue$52 MM$243 MM
This chart display total revenue of Somerset County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$52 MM$239 MM
This chart display total spending of Somerset County   School District and average spending for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,605$13,452
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Somerset County   School District and average revenue per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,738$13,222
This chart display average spending per public school student in Somerset County   School District and average spending per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Somerset County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Carter G Woodson Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    281a Woodson School Rd
    Crisfield, MD 21817
    (410)968-1295

    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
  • Crisfield Academy And High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    210 N Somerset Avenue
    Crisfield, MD 21817
    (410)968-0150

    Grades: 8-12 | 384 students
  • Deal Island School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    23275 Lola Wheatley Rd
    Deal Island, MD 21821
    (410)784-2449

    Grades: PK-5 | 119 students
  • Ewell School
    7982a Tawes Campus Drive
    Ewell, MD 21824
    (410)968-0534

    Grades: 2-7 | 11 students
  • Greenwood Elementary School
    11412 Dryden Road
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (410)651-0931

    Grades: 2-5 | 492 students
  • J. M. Tawes Vocational Center Vocational School
    7982 Tawes Campus Road
    Westover, MD 21871
    (410)651-2285

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Princess Anne Elementary School
    11576 Lankford Street
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (410)651-0481

    Grades: PK-1 | 378 students
  • Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School Math: 15% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7970 Tawes Campus Road
    Westover, MD 21871
    (410)621-0161

    Grades: 6-7 | 430 students
  • Washington Academy And High School Math: 41% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10902 Old Princess Anne Rd
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (410)651-0480

    Grades: 8-12 | 579 students
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