Cambridge Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Dorchester County Public Schools School District Details

Dorchester County Public Schools School District
700 Glasgow Street
Cambridge, MD 21613

4,785 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Dorchester County Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Maryland

(10 is best)

Better than of MD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
39%
33%
40%
21%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Cambridge-South Dorchester High School
2475 Cambridge Beltway
Cambridge, MD, 21613
09-12
Choptank Elementary School
1103 Mace's Lane
Cambridge, MD, 21613
PK-05
Dorchester County Career And Technology Center School
2465 Cambridge Beltway
Cambridge, MD, 21613
UG-UG
Hurlock Elementary School
301 Charles St.
Hurlock, MD, 21643
PK-05
Mace's Lane Middle School
1101 Mace's Lane
Cambridge, MD, 21613
06-08
Maple Elementary School
5225 Egypt Rd.
Cambridge, MD, 21613
PK-05
North Dorchester High School
5875 Cloverdale Road
Hurlock, MD, 21643
09-12
North Dorchester Middle School
5745 Cloverdale Road
Hurlock, MD, 21643
06-08
Sandy Hill Elementary School
1503 Glasgow Road
Cambridge, MD, 21613
PK-05
South Dorchester School
3485 Church Creek Road
Church Creek, MD, 21622
PK-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.1% 38.7%
Black 43.6% 34.9%
Hispanic 9.5% 18.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 7.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 46.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 40.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,885 $42,790,160 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $666 $3,207,456 4.2%
Staff $1,013 $4,878,608 6.4%
General Administration $120 $577,920 0.8%
School Administration $1,122 $5,403,552 7.1%
Operation $1,298 $6,251,168 8.2%
Transportation $766 $3,689,056 4.8%
Other $274 $1,319,584 1.7%
Total Support $5,259 $25,327,344 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,764 $8,495,424 11.1%
Total Expenditures $15,907 $76,608,112 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,366 $8,400,065,370 57.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $662 $593,369,760 4.0%
Staff $678 $607,674,703 4.1%
General Administration $143 $127,940,102 0.9%
School Administration $992 $889,923,589 6.1%
Operation $1,236 $1,108,647,964 7.6%
Transportation $766 $686,865,217 4.7%
Other $406 $364,137,670 2.5%
Total Support $4,882 $4,378,416,861 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,110 $1,892,724,761 12.9%
Total Expenditures $16,358 $14,671,064,788 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%