Wicomico County Evening High School

916 S. Schumaker Dr
Salisbury, MD 21804
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Wicomico County Evening High School serves 61 students in grades 9-12.
Wicomico County Evening High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 20%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 61 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 30-39% (Btm 50% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Wicomico County Evening High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Wicomico County Evening High School's student population of 61 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
61 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Wicomico County Evening High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,343 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Wicomico County Evening High School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#430 out of 1343 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
20%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
21%
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Black
47%
33%
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White
25%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
30-39%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wicomico County Evening High School's ranking?
Wicomico County Evening High School is ranked #430 out of 1,343 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Maryland.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 20% MD state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% MD state average).
What is the graduation rate of Wicomico County Evening High School?
The graduation rate of Wicomico County Evening High School is 30-39%, which is lower than the Maryland state average of 87%.
How many students attend Wicomico County Evening High School?
61 students attend Wicomico County Evening High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Wicomico County Evening High School students are Black, 25% of students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wicomico County Evening High School?
Wicomico County Evening High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Wicomico County Evening High School offer ?
Wicomico County Evening High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Wicomico County Evening High School part of?
Wicomico County Evening High School is part of Wicomico County Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 61 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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