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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade C
  4. College Prep
    grade C
  5. Clubs & Activities
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  6. Health & Safety
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  7. Administration
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  8. Sports
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  9. Food
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  10. Resources & Facilities
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Dorchester County Public Schools is a public school district located in Cambridge, MD. It has 4,785 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 24% of students are at least proficient in math and 35% in reading.

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700 Glasgow Street
Cambridge, MD 21613
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
35%
Percent Proficient - Math
24%
Average Graduation Rate
82%
Average SAT
1050
168 responses
Average ACT
22
23 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
4,785
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.3%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$55,996
Teachers in First/Second Year
21.2%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$15,907 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    60%
  • Support Services
    36%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$43,120
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$856
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$163,200
National
$217,500

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