Patterson Mill Middle School

  • Patterson Mill Middle School serves 665 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Patterson Mill Middle School operates within the Harford County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 665 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 665 students
Patterson Mill Middle School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Patterson Mill Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Patterson Mill Middle School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade Patterson Mill Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Patterson Mill Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
7%
6%
Patterson Mill Middle School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
6%
15%
Patterson Mill Middle School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
7%
34%
Patterson Mill Middle School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
78%
40%
Patterson Mill Middle School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Patterson Mill Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Patterson Mill Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Patterson Mill Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.40
Patterson Mill Middle School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
39%
Patterson Mill Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Patterson Mill Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Harford County School District's student population of 37,536 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,581 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,233 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Harford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
28
Number of Students Managed 37,536 17,887
Harford County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $552 MM $245 MM
Harford County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $539 MM $241 MM
Harford County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,581 $13,687
Harford County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,233 $13,479
Harford County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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