Pittsville Elementary & Middle School

34404 Old Ocean City Rd
Pittsville, MD 21850
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Pittsville Elementary & Middle School serves 412 students in grades 4-8.
Pittsville Elementary & Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pittsville Elementary & Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Pittsville Elementary & Middle School's student population of 412 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Pittsville Elementary & Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Pittsville Elementary & Middle School is 0.32, 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
#554 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
41%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
46%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
3%
34%
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White
82%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.320.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWicomico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pittsville Elementary & Middle School is Parkside High School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Delmar Middle Level Ilc (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willards Elementary School (3.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Willards Willards Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 350 students
    3.5 miles
    36161 Richland Rd
    Willards, MD 21874
    (410) 677-5819
    3.5 PK-3 350
  • Salisbury Beaver Run School
    Grades: PK-2 | 609 students
    5.5 miles
    31481 Ocean City Rd
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410) 677-5101
    5.5 PK-2 609
  • Salisbury Glen Avenue School Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 415 students
    7.9 miles
    1615 Glen Ave
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410) 677-5806
    7.9 2-5 415
  • Salisbury East Salisbury Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 499 students
    8.3 miles
    1201 Old Ocean City Rd
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410) 677-5803
    8.3 3-5 499
  • Salisbury Parkside High School Math: 81% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,191 student
    8.9 miles
    1015 Beaglin Park Dr
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410) 677-5143
    8.9 9-12 1,191

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