Maryland School Assessment

June 08, 2005

State Elementary

This table shows the percentage of elementary school pupils in each county who scored at advanced or proficient levels in tests administered as part of the Maryland School Assessment. Statewide percentages are in the top row.

THIRD GRADE FOURTH GRADE FIFTH GRADE

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'05 '04 '03 '05 '04 '03 '05 '04 '05 '04 '05 '04 '03 '05 '04 '03

Maryland 75.8 71.0 58.1 76.8 72.2 65.1 81.0 75.1 76.4 69.6 74.3 68.4 65.7 69.2 63.1 55.0

Allegany 73.4 64.4 53.2 71.3 61.9 61.4 81.1 68.5 76.7 66.3 72.7 67.2 67.0 65.7 59.3 51.4

Anne Arundel 84.7 78.5 63.8 85.8 81.4 73.3 86.7 82.1 86.2 79.3 83.3 75.7 74.2 81.0 76.0 64.5

Baltimore City 61.0 54.6 39.1 56.4 54.2 41.9 65.0 60.5 53.5 47.6 57.6 49.9 44.4 48.4 43.8 31.3

Baltimore County 81.4 76.2 63.3 78.2 73.1 66.2 86.1 80.7 77.2 72.0 78.6 72.9 69.6 70.0 61.6 52.3

Calvert 86.1 82.1 74.7 88.6 84.9 78.9 89.9 86.8 87.0 81.8 84.1 79.9 78.9 77.8 72.8 69.2

Caroline 70.9 73.7 58.3 73.3 78.1 70.7 81.6 74.4 80.3 73.3 71.6 70.1 68.6 73.1 64.8 58.9

Carroll 82.1 80.2 70.1 86.6 84.9 79.6 89.3 85.5 87.2 81.6 84.6 78.3 76.2 81.5 73.5 67.4

Cecil 77.3 69.8 61.0 79.5 73.3 69.3 84.2 79.1 78.1 75.5 78.7 73.8 71.7 76.0 68.6 60.5

Charles 74.8 70.1 56.1 76.4 72.2 65.0 80.4 72.3 76.3 71.0 76.6 69.7 64.9 68.2 65.2 56.7

Dorchester 60.4 49.5 44.4 66.5 59.2 54.3 66.0 61.5 59.7 62.0 59.7 53.3 49.4 57.9 51.9 44.0

Frederick 78.9 73.6 66.5 81.6 74.7 72.7 84.0 79.4 82.9 75.8 80.7 74.2 75.7 78.1 69.8 69.2

Garrett 81.0 62.5 52.9 81.2 71.0 65.4 78.3 78.5 73.9 75.4 70.8 67.2 64.7 67.9 64.6 50.1

Harford 82.0 79.6 70.0 83.8 81.1 75.5 88.6 82.1 83.4 79.1 82.0 78.6 78.5 75.6 74.5 63.8

Howard 88.0 88.0 79.4 86.3 87.0 82.9 92.3 90.7 88.2 84.5 88.5 86.5 84.1 85.1 83.2 78.8

Kent 85.4 80.6 60.9 91.4 80.7 62.5 88.7 77.0 82.5 80.5 68.6 61.9 68.7 62.3 49.7 56.8

Montgomery 79.2 77.6 66.8 83.0 79.4 75.5 86.4 81.8 83.5 80.0 79.8 76.1 74.6 78.5 73.5 67.8

Prince George's 63.1 55.3 39.4 65.3 56.9 49.4 67.9 58.6 64.2 50.0 59.0 50.4 46.1 51.6 43.7 36.7

Queen Anne's 81.5 79.4 66.7 78.8 81.6 72.9 86.8 85.5 82.2 82.5 86.5 81.5 77.2 81.4 78.3 63.3

Saint Mary's 75.9 71.4 62.0 79.2 76.1 69.3 82.4 77.4 77.4 76.0 78.0 73.3 69.8 74.7 67.1 57.1

Somerset 70.3 66.8 49.8 73.2 60.0 61.0 84.4 66.5 70.3 61.2 55.9 55.0 61.6 60.8 53.7 43.8

Talbot 77.7 68.3 47.9 79.4 71.6 65.7 80.1 72.6 77.2 72.7 78.9 76.8 59.1 77.3 75.3 53.4

Washington 78.7 73.6 62.4 81.3 77.5 71.1 85.7 80.3 85.0 78.1 80.4 73.4 71.3 72.8 62.3 59.0

Wicomico 70.4 64.1 52.6 79.9 75.5 61.7 74.3 73.7 79.8 74.5 66.0 63.3 62.3 66.5 57.2 49.3

Worcester 81.0 81.3 75.6 84.1 84.4 81.9 83.2 81.5 84.8 81.3 79.8 71.6 64.9 79.1 75.3 62.9

State Middle Schools

This table shows the percentage of middle school pupils in each county who scored at advanced or proficient levels in tests administered as part of the Maryland School Assessment. Statewide percentages are in the top row.

SIXTH GRADE SEVENTH GRADE EIGHTH GRADE

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'05 '04 '05 '04 '05 '04 '05 '04 '05 '04 '03 '05 '04 '03

Maryland 70.3 68.3 60.1 50.3 67.2 67.0 55.3 49.8 66.4 63.8 59.9 51.7 45.8 39.7

Allegany 71.9 65.4 53.5 37.5 67.9 63.6 56.4 38.5 68.1 59.9 57.4 51.7 34.1 34.2

Anne Arundel 74.5 73.1 68.3 58.0 73.5 74.0 67.7 58.3 73.1 68.1 65.2 65.1 56.2 39.1

Baltimore City 45.7 43.5 28.3 19.8 39.6 42.5 18.4 17.9 40.0 42.4 32.8 19.5 19.0 11.5

Baltimore County 73.0 73.2 58.6 50.9 71.1 70.6 57.9 52.2 69.3 65.8 59.8 52.6 47.8 39.5

Calvert 84.6 78.7 65.9 60.2 75.0 72.6 61.4 57.9 79.8 74.4 73.3 53.0 47.3 39.0

Caroline 67.5 67.5 65.9 48.7 65.6 64.7 51.4 43.7 68.6 50.6 64.5 52.2 30.2 24.6

Carroll 82.8 80.8 70.9 62.0 81.5 82.9 65.2 64.9 82.9 78.2 75.9 61.9 58.5 52.3

Cecil 66.9 67.1 62.6 56.4 71.6 66.8 64.8 62.6 72.0 63.7 63.7 59.3 51.8 46.5

Charles 72.7 67.7 62.2 53.2 68.6 69.3 52.3 48.4 69.3 63.6 61.6 45.9 42.2 36.6

Dorchester 50.6 48.4 36.7 30.8 49.6 52.8 32.6 34.1 59.3 48.4 51.4 35.1 24.1 21.7

Frederick 77.3 74.8 73.4 61.5 77.2 74.9 71.5 64.6 76.5 72.0 71.6 67.1 58.0 51.6

Garrett 68.9 69.7 60.3 49.6 72.8 72.4 67.2 54.5 69.5 62.7 62.4 60.5 49.1 41.4

Harford 80.2 77.3 64.1 58.2 78.2 72.2 59.1 58.6 72.5 66.3 71.2 53.6 50.6 49.1

Howard 87.8 86.5 79.7 72.1 86.7 85.6 78.1 71.4 85.4 82.2 80.8 72.3 62.2 62.8

Kent 63.3 70.9 48.4 43.1 64.6 73.8 44.3 55.9 70.7 59.6 60.3 52.6 37.7 35.9

Montgomery 75.9 77.2 67.7 62.4 76.9 76.0 67.7 63.8 73.9 72.4 70.8 64.7 58.8 57.5

Prince George's 61.4 57.7 53.2 36.5 51.9 53.8 39.9 31.2 50.0 49.5 41.9 35.6 27.3 22.1

Queen Anne's 83.3 80.6 72.1 61.1 82.1 80.7 69.6 62.4 81.5 74.6 67.8 60.4 51.9 42.4

Saint Mary's 72.5 68.9 63.7 53.0 68.3 69.6 55.5 48.7 73.0 64.8 62.5 46.0 39.4 40.0

Somerset 50.0 54.5 51.5 48.6 42.2 55.1 43.6 40.5 56.8 45.7 49.0 40.8 36.2 33.7

Talbot 71.2 57.2 60.7 50.2 68.8 60.9 55.5 43.0 67.3 58.8 59.7 40.0 44.7 27.9

Washington 76.6 74.3 73.3 67.0 77.1 75.3 74.1 67.8 76.1 73.3 66.4 72.0 60.8 51.2

Wicomico 58.6 60.9 51.2 42.3 57.1 58.2 51.7 43.2 53.7 61.4 54.6 39.7 36.6 32.7

Worcester 75.3 69.6 75.0 66.7 77.0 69.7 73.1 64.4 78.5 70.2 66.8 78.4 57.6 57.4

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