Wicomico County Public School District

All
(24)
All
(24)
 
High
(5)
High
(5)
 
Middle
(6)
Middle
(6)
 
Elementary
(20)
Elementary
(20)
 
Pre-K
(10)
Pre-K
(10)
 
  • For the 2020 school year, there are 24 public schools managed by Wicomico County Public School District serving 14,889 students in Salisbury, Maryland.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland state average of 62%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Wicomico County Public School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Salisbury Beaver Run School
    31481 Ocean City Rd
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5101

    Grades: PK-2 | 632 students
  • Fruitland Bennett Middle School
    532 S. Division Street
    Fruitland, MD 21826
    (410)677-5140

    Grades: 6-8 | 1058 students
  • Salisbury Charles H. Chipman Elementary School
    711 Lake St
    Salisbury, MD 21801
    (410)677-5814

    Grades: PK-1 | 429 students
  • Delmar Delmar Elementary School
    811 S Second Street
    Delmar, MD 21875
    (410)677-5178

    Grades: PK-4 | 881 students
  • Salisbury East Salisbury Elementary School
    1201 Old Ocean City Rd
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5803

    Grades: 3-5 | 461 students
  • Fruitland Fruitland Intermediate
    208 W Main St
    Fruitland, MD 21826
    (410)677-5805

    Grades: 3-5 | 462 students
  • Fruitland Fruitland Primary
    301 N Division St
    Fruitland, MD 21826
    (410)677-5171

    Grades: PK-2 | 485 students
  • Salisbury Glen Avenue School
    1615 Glen Ave
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5806

    Grades: 2-5 | 425 students
  • Salisbury James M. Bennett High School
    300 E College Avenue
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5141

    Grades: 8-12 | 1499 students
  • Mardela Springs Mardela Middle & High School
    24940 Delmar Rd
    Mardela Springs, MD 21837
    (410)677-5142

    Grades: 6-12 | 661 students
  • Salisbury North Salisbury Elementary School
    1213 Emerson Ave
    Salisbury, MD 21801
    (410)677-5807

    Grades: 1-5 | 625 students
  • Mardela Springs Northwestern Elementary School
    9975 Sharptown Rd
    Mardela Springs, MD 21837
    (410)677-5808

    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
  • Salisbury Parkside High School
    1015 Beaglin Park Dr
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5143

    Grades: 9-12 | 1158 students
  • Salisbury Pemberton Elementary School
    1300 Pemberton Dr
    Salisbury, MD 21801
    (410)677-5809

    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
  • Salisbury Pinehurst Elementary School
    520 S Pinehurst Ave
    Salisbury, MD 21801
    (410)677-5810

    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
  • Pittsville Pittsville Elementary & Middle School
    34404 Old Ocean City Rd
    Pittsville, MD 21850
    (410)677-5811

    Grades: 4-8 | 398 students
  • Salisbury Prince Street School
    400 Prince Street
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5813

    Grades: PK-5 | 747 students
  • Salisbury Salisbury Middle School
    607 Morris St
    Salisbury, MD 21801
    (410)677-5149

    Grades: 6-8 | 752 students
  • Hebron Westside Intermediate
    8000 Quantico Rd
    Hebron, MD 21830
    (410)677-5118

    Grades: 2-5 | 411 students
  • Quantico Westside Primary
    6046 Quantico Rd
    Quantico, MD 21856
    (410)677-5117

    Grades: PK-1 | 244 students
  • Salisbury Wicomico County Evening High School Alternative School
    201 Long Ave
    Salisbury, MD 21802
    (410)677-4537

    Grades: 9-12 | 59 students
  • Salisbury Wicomico High School
    201 Long Avenue
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5146

    Grades: 9-12 | 1059 students
  • Salisbury Wicomico Middle School
    635 E Main St
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410)677-5145

    Grades: 6-8 | 710 students
  • Willards Willards Elementary School
    36161 Richland Rd
    Willards, MD 21874
    (410)677-5819

    Grades: PK-3 | 362 students

Overview

School District NameWicomico County Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students14,889 students
# of Teachers1,105 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students7,102 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students7,787 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.67
# of American Indian Students82 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students442 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students1,389 students
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students5,353 students
% Black Students
36%
# of White Students6,575 students
% White Students
44%
# of Hawaiian Students7 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,041 students
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:599
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,156
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,210
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,238
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,245
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,270
# of Students in 5th Grade:983
# of Students in 6th Grade:998
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,011
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,037
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,137
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,058
# of Students in 11th Grade:964
# of Students in 12th Grade:983
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Wicomico County Public 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 84% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wicomico County Public 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)
35%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wicomico County Public 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 Rate
84%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wicomico County Public School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,512 in this school district is less than the state average of $16,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,973 is less than the state average of $16,518. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
Total Revenue$225 MM$295 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wicomico County Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$231 MM$298 MM
This chart display total spending of Wicomico County Public School District and average spending for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,512$16,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wicomico County Public School District and average revenue per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,973$16,518
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wicomico County Public School District and average spending per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
Learn about the pros and cons surrounding year-round schools through studies arguing that students perform better in school without a summer break.
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.