Worcester County School District

  • 6270 WORCESTER HWY
  • NEWARK, MD 21841
  • (410) 632-5000
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate91.7%80.4%
Dropout Rate1.5%3.6%
Per Pupil Spending$14,749$13,453
Students Per Teacher11.614.3
Number of Schools14-
Number of Students6,671-
Number of (FTE) Teachers577-

District Test Scores

HSA - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Algebra Test
201093.2%83.6%
200991.4%85.1%
 
Biology Test
201085.9%80.9%
200985.5%82.6%
 
English 2 Test
201079.1%80.2%
200982.3%83.5%
 
MSA - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201092.3%72.6%
200989.5%72.0%
 
Reading Test
201092.2%81.9%
200988.8%81.8%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201086.5%79.8%
200989.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201091.9%86.1%
200991.3%83.5%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201085.2%83.2%
200982.9%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201090.5%89.4%
200990.8%89.5%
 
Science Test
201071.0%66.0%
200970.5%63.7%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201094.7%90.2%
200992.8%89.2%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%87.4%
200992.3%86.7%
 
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201095.6%86.0%
200995.1%84.3%
 
Reading Test
201093.3%84.0%
200993.0%84.9%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201088.5%65.4%
200989.1%65.7%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%80.3%
200992.1%80.2%
 
Science Test
201079.6%67.8%
200978.1%65.3%
 
Source: MD Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment6,67111.6
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students381
Kindergarten Students422
1st Grade Students454
2nd Grade Students413
3rd Grade Students487
4th Grade Students434
5th Grade Students464
6th Grade Students466
7th Grade Students487
8th Grade Students462
9th Grade Students507
10th Grade Students556
11th Grade Students545
12th Grade Students581
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native36
Asian or Pacific Islander124
Hispanic254
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,517
White (Non-Hispanic)4,728
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male3,452
Female3,207

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers57711.6
Prekindergarten Teachers10-
Kindergarten Teachers23-
Elementary Teachers296-
Secondary Teachers248-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides188
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors15
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors21
Elementary10
Secondary11
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians12
Library Support Staff7
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff305
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators25
LEA Administrative Support Staff22
School Administrators33
School Administrative Support Staff42
Student Support Services44
Other Support Services Staff140

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$129,914,000-
Total Local Revenues$92,277,00071.0%
Parent Government Contributions$87,991,00067.7%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$110,0000.08%
School Lunch$936,0000.7%
District Activity Receipts$2,342,0001.8%
Interest Earnings$247,0000.2%
Miscellaneous$651,0000.5%
Total State Revenues$29,724,00022.9%
General Formula Assistance$6,513,0005.0%
Staff Improvement Programs$46,0000.04%
Special Education Programs$1,397,0001.1%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$5,419,0004.2%
Bilingual Education Programs$464,0000.4%
Gifted and Talented Programs$22,0000.02%
School Lunch Programs$36,0000.03%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$7,452,0005.7%
Transportation Programs$2,504,0001.9%
Other Programs$628,0000.5%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$5,243,0004.0%
Total Federal Revenues$7,913,0006.1%
Through State - Title I$1,481,0001.1%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,510,0001.2%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,211,0000.9%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$31,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$12,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$127,0000.10%
Through State - Bilingual Education$39,0000.03%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,159,0000.9%
Through State - Other$1,997,0001.5%
Direct - Other$346,0000.3%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$99,481,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$62,318,00062.6%
Total Support Services Expenditures$32,327,00032.5%
Student Support$3,988,0003.1%
Instructional Staff Support$6,510,0005.0%
General Administration Support$392,0000.3%
School Administration Support$6,201,0004.8%
Operation and Maintenance Support$8,304,0006.4%
Student Transportation Support$5,332,0004.1%
Other Support Services$1,600,0001.2%
Total Other Expenditures$4,836,0004.9%
Food Services$2,494,0001.9%
Enterprise Operations$2,342,0001.8%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 91.7%
Total Diploma Count 543
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 8
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12351.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Worcester County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 14
  • Students: 6,671
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 577
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BERLIN INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
309 Franklin Ave
Berlin, MD
Public | 4-6
696 11.5

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BUCKINGHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 Buckingham Rd
Berlin, MD
Public | PK-4
452 10.8

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CEDAR CHAPEL SPECIAL SCHOOL
510 Coulbourne Ln
Snow Hill, MD
Public | 1-12
51 4.3

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OCEAN CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
12828 Center Dr
Ocean City, MD
Public | PK-4
562 14.1

5 out of 5
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POCOMOKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2119 Pocomoke Beltway
Pocomoke City, MD
Public | PK-3
408 11.2

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POCOMOKE HIGH SCHOOL
1817 Old Virginia Rd
Pocomoke City, MD
Public | 9-12
373 10.8

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POCOMOKE MIDDLE SCHOOL
800 8th St
Pocomoke City, MD
Public | 4-8
422 9.1

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SHOWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2005
11318 Showell School Rd
Berlin, MD
Public | PK-3
543 13.4

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SNOW HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2004
515 Coulbourne Ln
Snow Hill, MD
Public | PK-3
345 11.8

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SNOW HILL HIGH SCHOOL
305 South Church St
Snow Hill, MD
Public | 9-12
355 10.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
SNOW HILL MIDDLE SCHOOL
522 Coulbourne Ln
Snow Hill, MD
Public | 4-8
391 9.6

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STEPHEN DECATUR HIGH SCHOOL
9913 Seahawk Rd
Berlin, MD
Public | 9-12
1,433 16.1

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
STEPHEN DECATUR MIDDLE SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009
9815 Seahawk Rd
Berlin, MD
Public | 7-8
628 13.4

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WORCESTER CAREER & TECHNOLOGY CENTER SCHOOL
6268 Worcester Hwy
Newark, MD
Public | 9-12
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