Wicomico County School District

  • 101 LONG AVE
  • SALISBURY, MD 21802
  • (410) 677-4400
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate79.8%80.4%
Dropout Rate6.6%3.6%
Per Pupil Spending$12,374$13,453
Students Per Teacher13.314.3
Number of Schools25-
Number of Students14,590-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,095-

District Test Scores

HSA - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Algebra Test
201078.9%83.6%
200978.3%85.1%
 
Biology Test
201072.9%80.9%
200975.7%82.6%
 
English 2 Test
201074.8%80.2%
200977.9%83.5%
 
MSA - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201068.3%72.6%
200970.3%72.0%
 
Reading Test
201074.3%81.9%
200978.4%81.8%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201075.4%79.8%
200969.5%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201078.5%86.1%
200981.8%83.5%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201080.2%83.2%
200979.3%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201084.8%89.4%
200988.4%89.5%
 
Science Test
201056.5%66.0%
200952.8%63.7%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201091.5%90.2%
200993.1%89.2%
 
Reading Test
201084.4%87.4%
200985.0%86.7%
 
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201084.9%86.0%
200983.0%84.3%
 
Reading Test
201081.5%84.0%
200984.1%84.9%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201060.3%65.4%
200959.6%65.7%
 
Reading Test
201071.8%80.3%
200976.1%80.2%
 
Science Test
201059.6%67.8%
200958.6%65.3%
 
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment14,59013.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students567
Kindergarten Students1,151
1st Grade Students1,204
2nd Grade Students1,130
3rd Grade Students1,154
4th Grade Students1,171
5th Grade Students1,163
6th Grade Students998
7th Grade Students1,015
8th Grade Students934
9th Grade Students1,057
10th Grade Students1,065
11th Grade Students1,032
12th Grade Students978
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native39
Asian or Pacific Islander500
Hispanic766
Black (Non-Hispanic)5,456
White (Non-Hispanic)7,858
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male7,465
Female7,154

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,09513.3
Prekindergarten Teachers16-
Kindergarten Teachers52-
Elementary Teachers581-
Secondary Teachers447-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides373
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors34
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors61
Elementary28
Secondary32
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians15
Library Support Staff10
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff669
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators66
LEA Administrative Support Staff65
School Administrators62
School Administrative Support Staff123
Student Support Services69
Other Support Services Staff284

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$193,205,000-
Total Local Revenues$64,941,00033.6%
Parent Government Contributions$49,443,00025.6%
Other School Systems$441,0000.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$767,0000.4%
School Lunch$1,900,0001.0%
District Activity Receipts$2,686,0001.4%
Other Sales and Services$128,0000.07%
Interest Earnings$860,0000.4%
Miscellaneous$8,716,0004.5%
Total State Revenues$114,141,00059.1%
General Formula Assistance$62,595,00032.4%
Staff Improvement Programs$45,0000.02%
Special Education Programs$6,103,0003.2%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$24,334,00012.6%
Bilingual Education Programs$1,411,0000.7%
Gifted and Talented Programs$78,0000.04%
School Lunch Programs$196,0000.1%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$259,0000.1%
Transportation Programs$4,349,0002.3%
Other Programs$5,276,0002.7%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$9,495,0004.9%
Total Federal Revenues$14,123,0007.3%
Through State - Title I$3,634,0001.9%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$2,946,0001.5%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,141,0000.6%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$91,0000.05%
Through State - Title V, Part A$22,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$200,0000.1%
Through State - Bilingual Education$74,0000.04%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$3,325,0001.7%
Through State - Other$2,627,0001.4%
Direct - Other$63,0000.03%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$178,170,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$104,577,00058.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$64,832,00036.4%
Student Support$11,051,0005.7%
Instructional Staff Support$11,364,0005.9%
General Administration Support$807,0000.4%
School Administration Support$11,953,0006.2%
Operation and Maintenance Support$14,664,0007.6%
Student Transportation Support$7,941,0004.1%
Other Support Services$7,052,0003.7%
Total Other Expenditures$8,761,0004.9%
Food Services$6,075,0003.1%
Enterprise Operations$2,686,0001.4%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 79.8%
Total Diploma Count 879
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 14
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-122786.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Wicomico County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 25
  • Students: 14,590
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,095
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BEAVER RUN SCHOOL
31481 Ocean City Rd
Salisbury, MD
Public | PK-2
610 16.5

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BENNETT MIDDLE SCHOOL
200 East College Ave
Salisbury, MD
Public | 6-8
886 11.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
CHARLES H. CHIPMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
711 Lake St
Salisbury, MD
Public | PK-2
436 15.0

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DELMAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
811 South Second St
Delmar, MD
Public | PK-5
974 15.4

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EAST SALISBURY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1201 Old Ocean City Rd
Salisbury, MD
Public | 3-5
363 13.7

1 out of 5
1 Review
FRUITLAND INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
208 West Main St
Fruitland, MD
Public | 3-5
371 14.6

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FRUITLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL
301 North Division St
Fruitland, MD
Public | PK-2
474 16.9

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GLEN AVENUE SCHOOL
1615 Glen Ave
Salisbury, MD
Public | 3-5
285 11.0

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JAMES M. BENNETT HIGH SCHOOL
300 East College Ave
Salisbury, MD
Public | 9-12
1,282 14.5

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MARDELA MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL
24940 Delmar Rd
Mardela Springs, MD
Public | 6-12
649 15.1

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NORTH SALISBURY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1213 Emerson Ave
Salisbury, MD
Public | 3-5
545 15.1

4.5 out of 5
4 Reviews
NORTHWESTERN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2010
9975 Sharptown Rd
Mardela Springs, MD
Public | PK-5
287 15.5

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PARKSIDE HIGH SCHOOL
1015 Beaglin Park Dr
Salisbury, MD
Public | 9-12
1,217 12.2

1 out of 5
1 Review
PEMBERTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1300 Pemberton Dr
Salisbury, MD
Public | PK-5
654 16.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
PINEHURST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
520 South Pinehurst Ave
Salisbury, MD
Public | PK-5
438 9.9

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PITTSVILLE ELEMENTARY & MIDDLE SCHOOL
34404 Old Ocean City Rd
Pittsville, MD
Public | 3-8
467 12.0

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PRINCE STREET SCHOOL
400 Prince St
Salisbury, MD
Public | PK-5
561 13.7

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SALISBURY MIDDLE SCHOOL
607 Morris St
Salisbury, MD
Public | 6-8
848 9.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WEST SALISBURY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1321 West Rd
Salisbury, MD
Public | PK-2
295 17.9

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WESTSIDE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
8000 Quantico Rd
Hebron, MD
Public | 2-5
474 16.9

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WESTSIDE PRIMARY SCHOOL
6046 Quantico Rd
Quantico, MD
Public | PK-1
261 20.1

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WICOMICO COUNTY EVENING HIGH SCHOOL
201 Long Ave
Salisbury, MD
Public | 9-12
65 -

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WICOMICO HIGH SCHOOL
201 Long Ave
Salisbury, MD
Public | 9-12
1,188 14.9

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WICOMICO MIDDLE SCHOOL
635 East Main St
Salisbury, MD
Public | 6-8
713 10.9

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WILLARDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
36161 Richland Rd
Willards, MD
Public | PK-2
276 14.5

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