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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 6,684 students in Worcester County, MD. Worcester County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Maryland.
The top ranked public schools in Worcester County, MD are Ocean City Elementary School, Stephen Decatur High School and Showell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Worcester County, MD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Maryland public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Worcester County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Maryland public schools.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Best Worcester County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Ocean City Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12828 Center Dr
    Ocean City, MD 21842
    (410) 632-5370

    Grades: PK-4 | 580 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Stephen Decatur High School Math: 63% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9913 Seahawk Rd
    Berlin, MD 21811
    (410) 641-2171

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,348 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Showell Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11318 Showell School Rd
    Berlin, MD 21811
    (410) 632-5350

    Grades: PK-3 | 523 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Pocomoke High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1817 Old Virginia Rd
    Pocomoke City, MD 21851
    (410) 632-5180

    Grades: 9-12 | 342 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Snow Hill High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    305 S Church St
    Snow Hill, MD 21863
    (410) 632-5270

    Grades: 9-12 | 321 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Stephen Decatur Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9815 Seahawk Rd
    Berlin, MD 21811
    (410) 641-2846

    Grades: 7-8 | 657 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Buckingham Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 Buckingham Rd
    Berlin, MD 21811
    (410) 632-5300

    Grades: PK-4 | 541 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Berlin Intermediate Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    309 Franklin Ave
    Berlin, MD 21811
    (410) 632-5320

    Grades: 4-6 | 791 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Pocomoke Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2119 Pocomoke Beltway
    Pocomoke City, MD 21851
    (410) 632-5130

    Grades: PK-3 | 397 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Pocomoke Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    800 8th St
    Pocomoke City, MD 21851
    (410) 632-5150

    Grades: 4-8 | 374 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Snow Hill Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    515 Coulbourne Ln
    Snow Hill, MD 21863
    (410) 632-5210

    Grades: PK-3 | 368 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Snow Hill Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    522 Coulbourne Ln
    Snow Hill, MD 21863
    (410) 632-5240

    Grades: 4-8 | 390 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Cedar Chapel Special School Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    510 Coulbourne Ln
    Snow Hill, MD 21863
    (410) 632-5230

    Grades: K-12 | 52 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Worcester Technical High School Vocational School
    6290 Worcester Hwy
    Newark, MD 21841
    (410) 632-5050

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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