Washington Academy And High School

10902 Old Princess Anne Rd
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Academy And High School serves 579 students in grades 8-12.
Washington Academy And High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Washington Academy And High School's student population of 579 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Academy And High 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Academy And High School is 0.61, 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
#788 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
41%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
29%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
51%
34%
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White
35%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.610.72
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
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 to Washington Academy And High School is Pocomoke High School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Somerset 6/7 Intermediate School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greenwood Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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