Ridgely Middle School

  • Ridgely Middle School serves 1,233 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Ridgely Middle School's student population of 1,233 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgely Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgely Middle School is 0.51, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#452 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
15%
6%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
9%
34%
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White
68%
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 Ridgely Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.510.72
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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 NameBaltimore County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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