Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School

7970 Tawes Campus Road
Westover, MD 21871
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School serves 430 students in grades 6-7.
Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than 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 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School's student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Rankings

Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School is ranked within the bottom 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 Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School is 0.65, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#1013 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
44%
34%
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White
39%
37%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.650.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School is Washington Academy And High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greenwood Elementary School (6.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westover J. M. Tawes Vocational Center Vocational School

    0.3 miles
    7982 Tawes Campus Road
    Westover, MD 21871
    (410) 651-2285
    0.3 n/a n/a
  • Princess Anne Washington Academy And High School Math: 22% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 579 students
    5.5 miles
    10902 Old Princess Anne Rd
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (410) 651-0480
    5.5 8-12 579
  • Princess Anne Greenwood Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 492 students
    6.4 miles
    11412 Dryden Road
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (410) 651-0931
    6.4 2-5 492
  • Princess Anne Princess Anne Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 378 students
    6.8 miles
    11576 Lankford Street
    Princess Anne, MD 21853
    (410) 651-0481
    6.8 PK-1 378
  • Pocomoke City Pocomoke Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 374 students
    8.8 miles
    800 8th St
    Pocomoke City, MD 21851
    (410) 632-5150
    8.8 4-8 374

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