Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School

  • Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School serves 430 students in grades 6-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (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 33% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School's student population of 430 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School is 0.64, 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 School Rank (16-17)#990 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
44%
34%
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White
40%
37%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.640.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
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

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