PROFICIENCY 30% 29% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
32%Somerset County Public Schools
27%Deal Island

Deal Island School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Somerset County Public Schools" in Deal Island, MD. There are a total of 103 students and 9 teachers at Deal Island School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 60 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Deal Island School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 29% lower than the Maryland average.


Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch60
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Deal Island School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3< 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3< 50%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Deal Island School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 82.8% 42.9% 40.5% 51.1%
African American 7.1% 42.1% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 2.0% 1.0% 6.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.0% 8.1% 14.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.0% 5.6% 4.0% 3.1%

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Deal Island demographics profile

StatisticDeal IslandMarylandNational
Population density (sq mi)2,02847491
Median age31.138.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)29%54%55%
Speak English81%82%79%
Speak Spanish3%7%13%

Education level achieved in Deal Island

IndexDeal IslandMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade74.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school72.9%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college47.4%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.8%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.8%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.3%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%2.5%1.3%
Source: The Deal Island School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.