495 South Center Street
Westminster, MD 21157
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Post Secondary Program serves 50 students in grades 12.
Post Secondary Program placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (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 ≥50% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

School Overview

Post Secondary Program's student population of 50 students has grown by 72% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
50 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (11-12)
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Post Secondary Program is ranked within the top 50% 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 Post Secondary Program is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#462 out of 1354 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
12%
34%
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White
80%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Graduation Rate
(10-11)
<50%
84%
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 12
  • Students: 50 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Top 1% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35

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