Pocomoke Middle School

  • Pocomoke Middle School serves 405 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Pocomoke Middle School's student population of 405 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pocomoke Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pocomoke Middle School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#627 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
45%
34%
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White
44%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pocomoke Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.600.41
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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