Ocean City Elementary School

12828 Center Dr
Ocean City, MD 21842
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 1%
Serving 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Ocean City Elementary School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 25%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 1% in MD
  • : 75-79% (Top 1%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ocean City Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Ocean City Elementary School's student population of 545 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Ocean City Elementary School ranks within the top 1% of all 1,347 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ocean City Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MD)
#4 out of 1347 schools
(Top 1%)
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75-79%
25%
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90-94%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ocean City Elementary 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
21%
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Black
5%
33%
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White
75%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Ocean City Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ocean City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ocean City Elementary School's ranking?
Ocean City Elementary School is ranked #4 out of 1,347 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Maryland.
What schools are Ocean City Elementary School often compared to?
Ocean City Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Showell Elementary School, Buckingham Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% MD state average), while 90-94% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MD state average).
How many students attend Ocean City Elementary School?
545 students attend Ocean City Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Ocean City Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ocean City Elementary School?
Ocean City Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Ocean City Elementary School offer ?
Ocean City Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ocean City Elementary School part of?
Ocean City Elementary School is part of Worcester County Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 75-79% (Top 1%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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