Mount Savage Middle School

13201 New School Rd Nw
Mount Savage, MD 21545
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mount Savage Middle School serves 390 students in grades 6-8.
Mount Savage Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mount Savage Middle School's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Savage Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mount Savage Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#714 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
32%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
41%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
17%
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Black
2%
34%
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White
91%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.170.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllegany County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Savage Middle School is Mountain Ridge High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Braddock Middle School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mt. Savage Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Savage Mt. Savage Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 198 students
    0.0 miles
    13201 New School Rd Nw
    Mount Savage, MD 21545
    (301) 264-3220
    0 PK-5 198
  • Frostburg Frost Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 225 students
    3.5 miles
    260 Shaw St
    Frostburg, MD 21532
    (301) 689-5168
    3.5 PK-5 225
  • Frostburg Mountain Ridge High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 801 students
    3.9 miles
    100 Dr. Nancy S. Grasmick
    Frostburg, MD 21532
    (301) 689-3377
    3.9 9-12 801
  • Frostburg Beall Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
    4.2 miles
    3 E College Ave
    Frostburg, MD 21532
    (301) 689-3636
    4.2 PK-5 456
  • Cumberland Cash Valley Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
    4.4 miles
    10601 Cash Valley Rd Nw
    Cumberland, MD 21502
    (301) 724-6632
    4.4 PK-5 274

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