Sykesville Middle School

  • Sykesville Middle School serves 815 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MD average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Sykesville Middle School operates within the Carroll County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 815 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 815 students
Sykesville Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sykesville Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Sykesville Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sykesville Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Sykesville Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Sykesville Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
5%
15%
Sykesville Middle School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
3%
35%
Sykesville Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
86%
40%
Sykesville Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sykesville Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Sykesville Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.39
Sykesville Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Sykesville Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Sykesville Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Carroll County School District's student population of 25,879 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,140 in this district is less than the state average of $17,158. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,792 is less than the state average of $17,002. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Carroll County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
28
Number of Students Managed 25,879 17,887
Carroll County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $377 MM $307 MM
Carroll County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $368 MM $304 MM
Carroll County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $14,140 $17,158
Carroll County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,792 $17,002
Carroll County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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