Middletown High School

  • Middletown High School serves 1,151 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 95% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Middletown High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Middletown High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Middletown High School's student population of 1,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Middletown High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Middletown High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#6 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Middletown High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Middletown High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
1%
34%
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White
90%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Middletown High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.190.71
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Middletown High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Middletown Middletown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 815 students
    0.2 miles
    100 Martha Mason St
    Middletown, MD 21769
    (240)236-4200
    0.2 6-8 815
  • Middletown Middletown Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 421 students
    0.7 miles
    201 E Green St
    Middletown, MD 21769
    (240)236-1100
    0.7 3-5 421
  • Middletown Middletown Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 430 students
    0.8 miles
    403 Franklin St
    Middletown, MD 21769
    (240)566-0200
    0.8 PK-2 430
  • Frederick Rock Creek School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 77 students
    4.2 miles
    191 Waverley Dr
    Frederick, MD 21702
    (240)236-8700
    4.2 PK-12 77
  • Frederick Waverley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 613 students
    4.2 miles
    201 Waverley Dr
    Frederick, MD 21702
    (240)236-3900
    4.2 PK-5 613

School Reviews

5  
The academic programs at Middletown are top-notch. There is a large array of AP courses offered, as well as an APEX program for incoming freshmen. The athletic program is just as satisfactory; sports teams regularly make it to state competitions. The Arts programs are wonderful, as well. Both the chorus and band send students to All-State Band and Chorus, and the Auditioned Chorus (Vocal Ensemble) received a 1 at state adjudications in 2008. There are all different types of visual arts courses offered, including photography, sculpture, and computer graphics. The school also never fails to put on an excellent fall play and spring musical every year.
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