Top 10 Best Wicomico County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 24 public schools serving 14,953 students in Wicomico County, MD. Wicomico County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maryland.
The top ranked public schools in Wicomico County, MD are North Salisbury Elementary School, Mardela Middle & High School and Northwestern Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wicomico County, MD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Wicomico County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Maryland public schools.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Best Wicomico County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North Salisbury Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 54% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1213 Emerson Ave
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 677-5807
Grades: 1-5
| 624 students
Rank: #22.
Mardela Middle & High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
24940 Delmar Rd
Mardela Springs, MD 21837
(410) 677-5142
Grades: 6-12
| 692 students
Rank: #33.
Northwestern Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9975 Sharptown Rd
Mardela Springs, MD 21837
(410) 677-5808
Grades: PK-5
| 328 students
Rank: #44.
James M. Bennett High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 E College Avenue
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5141
Grades: 9-12
| 1,542 students
Rank: #55.
Parkside High School
Math: 46% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1015 Beaglin Park Dr
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5143
Grades: 9-12
| 1,191 students
Rank: #66.
Delmar Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
811 S Second Street
Delmar, MD 21875
(410) 677-5178
Grades: PK-4
| 857 students
Rank: #77.
Willards Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
36161 Richland Rd
Willards, MD 21874
(410) 677-5819
Grades: PK-3
| 350 students
Rank: #88.
Westside Intermediate
Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8000 Quantico Rd
Hebron, MD 21830
(410) 677-5118
Grades: 2-5
| 406 students
Rank: #99.
Pittsville Elementary & Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
34404 Old Ocean City Rd
Pittsville, MD 21850
(410) 677-5811
Grades: 4-8
| 412 students
Rank: #1010.
Wicomico High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
201 Long Avenue
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5146
Grades: 9-12
| 1,043 students
Rank: #1111.
Fruitland Intermediate
Math: 39% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
208 W Main St
Fruitland, MD 21826
(410) 677-5805
Grades: 3-5
| 468 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Bennett Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
532 S. Division Street
Fruitland, MD 21826
(410) 677-5140
Grades: 6-8
| 1,049 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Pemberton Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1300 Pemberton Dr
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 677-5809
Grades: PK-5
| 563 students
Rank: #1414.
East Salisbury Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1201 Old Ocean City Rd
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5803
Grades: 3-5
| 499 students
Rank: #1515.
Salisbury Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
607 Morris St
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 677-5149
Grades: 6-8
| 656 students
Rank: #1616.
Glen Avenue School
Math: 25% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1615 Glen Ave
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5806
Grades: 2-5
| 415 students
Rank: #1717.
Pinehurst Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
520 S Pinehurst Ave
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 677-5810
Grades: PK-5
| 564 students
Rank: #1818.
Wicomico Middle School
Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
635 E Main St
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5145
Grades: 6-8
| 729 students
Rank: #1919.
Prince Street School
Math: 23% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
400 Prince Street
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5813
Grades: PK-5
| 786 students
Rank: #2020.
Wicomico County Evening High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Long Ave
Salisbury, MD 21802
(410) 677-4537
Grades: 9-12
| 72 students
Beaver Run School
31481 Ocean City Rd
Salisbury, MD 21804
(410) 677-5101
Grades: PK-2
| 609 students
711 Lake St
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 677-5814
Grades: PK-1
| 405 students
Fruitland Primary
301 N Division St
Fruitland, MD 21826
(410) 677-5171
Grades: PK-2
| 470 students
Westside Primary
6046 Quantico Rd
Quantico, MD 21856
(410) 677-5117
Grades: PK-1
| 223 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Wicomico County, MD

Wicomico County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1321 West Rd
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 677-5816
Grades: PK-2
| 314 students
1130 Jersery Rd
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 543-4203
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
101 Long Ave
Salisbury, MD 21802
(410) 677-4400
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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