Matthew Henson Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3535 Livingston Rd
Indian Head, MD 20640
Phone
(301) 375-8550
District
CHARLES COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
CHARLES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
716
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Maryland

3

(10 is best)

Better than 26.5% of MD schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Matthew Henson Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 36
Proficiency in Reading 30 39
Proficiency in Math 25 33

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 38
Proficiency in Reading 32 45
Proficiency in Math 24 31

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 21 30
Proficiency in Reading 30 41
Proficiency in Math 11.6 18

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.55
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.83
AVG FOR STATE 14.84
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 224 31.3%
Grade 7 237 33.1%
Grade 8 255 35.6%
Total 716 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 18.1% 28.7% 40.3%
Black 72.6% 58.9% 35.3%
Hispanic 6.4% 8.3% 17.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 3.4% 6.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.6% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 156,021 6,042,718
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 272.7 616
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 33.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.8% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 11.4% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 54,988 2,192,518
Single Parent Households With Children 13.6% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.7% 90.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.5% 39.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.5% 21.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.1% 18.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.7% 16.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.1% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.1% 9.3%
$15,000 or less 5.9% 7.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,111 $213,376,077 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $762 $20,045,934 5.0%
Staff $653 $17,178,471 4.3%
General Administration $48 $1,262,736 0.3%
School Administration $836 $21,992,652 5.5%
Operation $1,606 $42,249,042 10.6%
Transportation $935 $24,597,045 6.2%
Other $424 $11,154,168 2.8%
Total Support $5,265 $138,506,355 34.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,811 $47,641,977 11.9%
Total Expenditures $15,188 $399,550,716 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,779 $7,787,972,868 55.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $667 $592,121,957 4.2%
Staff $750 $665,638,761 4.8%
General Administration $110 $97,778,176 0.7%
School Administration $972 $861,947,948 6.2%
Operation $1,258 $1,115,772,172 8.0%
Transportation $746 $661,761,279 4.7%
Other $398 $353,317,097 2.5%
Total Support $4,901 $4,348,236,497 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,116 $1,876,765,936 13.4%
Total Expenditures $15,796 $14,012,876,812 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%