Pocomoke High School

  • Pocomoke High School serves 357 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Pocomoke High School operates within the Worcester County School District.
  • Worcester County School District's 93% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 357 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 357 students
Pocomoke High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pocomoke High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Pocomoke High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Pocomoke High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 11:1 15:1
Pocomoke High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Pocomoke High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
1%
15%
Pocomoke High School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
49%
34%
Pocomoke High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
42%
40%
Pocomoke High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pocomoke High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Pocomoke High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Pocomoke High 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.
0.58 0.40
Pocomoke High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
54%
39%
Pocomoke High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
3%
6%
Pocomoke High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Worcester County School District's student population of 6,654 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,970 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,353 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Worcester County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
28
Number of Students Managed 6,654 17,887
Worcester County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 93% 84%
Worcester County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $245 MM
Worcester County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $122 MM $241 MM
Worcester County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,970 $13,687
Worcester County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,353 $13,479
Worcester 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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