2119 Pocomoke Beltway
Pocomoke City, MD 21851
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Pocomoke Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Pocomoke Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Pocomoke Elementary School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Pocomoke Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pocomoke Elementary School is 0.63, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#338 out of 1354 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
44%
34%
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White
42%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 397 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 50%)

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