Wicomico County Public School

Find Wicomico County Maryland public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools. Public schools provide information on tuition, school rankings, school enrollment, education, curriculum, classes, records, and teacher-student ratios.

Beaver Run School 31481 Ocean City Road Salisbury MD 21804 410-677-5101

Bennett Park Montessori School 200 East College Avenue Salisbury MD 21804 410-677-5140

Charles H Chipman Elementary School 711 Lake Street Salisbury MD 21801 410-677-5814

Delmar Elementary School 811 South 2nd Street Delmar MD 21875 410-677-5178

East San Gabriel Valley Rop School 1201 Old Ocean City Road Salisbury MD 21804 410-677-5803

Fruitland Intermediate School 208 West Main Street Fruitland MD 21826 410-677-5805

Fruitland Primary School 301 North Division Street Fruitland MD 21826 410-677-5171

Glen Avenue School 1615 Glen Avenue Extension Salisbury MD 21804 410-677-5806

James M Bennett High School 300 East College Avenue Salisbury MD 21804 410-677-5141

Mardela Middle School & High School 24940 Delmar Road Mardela Springs MD 21837 410-677-5142

North Salisbury Elementary School 1213 Emerson Avenue Salisbury MD 21801 410-677-5807

Northwestern Elementary School 9975 Sharptown Road Mardela Springs MD 21837 410-677-5808

Parkside High School 1015 Beaglin Park Drive Salisbury MD 21804 410-677-5143

Pemberton Elementary School 1300 Pemberton Drive Salisbury MD 21801 410-677-5809

Pinehurst Elementary School 520 South Pinehurst Avenue Salisbury MD 21801 410-677-5810

Pittsville Elementary School & Middle School 34404 Old Ocean City Road Pittsville MD 21850 410-677-5811

Prince Street School 400 Prince Street Salisbury MD 21804 410-677-5813

Salisbury Middle School 607 Morris Street Salisbury MD 21801 410-677-5149

West Salisbury Elementary School 1321 North West Road Salisbury MD 21801 410-677-5816

Westside Intermediate School 8000 Quantico Road Hebron MD 21830 410-677-5118

About Wicomico County Public Schools

Wicomico County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Wicomico County, MD. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Maryland, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

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Wicomico County School District

Wicomico County Public Schools operate within school districts which are separate entities responsible for administering Public Schools. Wicomico County school districts are led by boards or commissions who set policy for the district and appoint a Superintendent of Schools. Board and commission members may be elected by voters within the district, or in some cases may be appointed by the legislative body that serves the Wicomico County district. While the Maryland State impose frameworks and some minimum requirements for length of school year, teacher qualifications, curriculum and other elements of public education, the Wicomico County school district has significant latitude within these frameworks and the authority to manage the day-to-day operation of Public Schools.

Types of Wicomico County Public Schools

Wicomico County Public Schools are largely organized into three groups, each serving different grade levels. Wicomico County Elementary Schools typically serve students from Pre-K, Kindergarten or Grade 1 through Grade 5 or Grade 6. While all Public School districts begin Primary School by Grade 1, not all offer Kindergarten or Pre-K grades. Wicomico County Middle Schools cover Grades 6 or 7 through Grade 8. Wicomico County High Schools covers Grades 9 through 12. In small school districts, all grades may be served in one school. The completion of Grade 12 is generally considered to indicate student readiness for post-secondary education.

Specialized Public Schools in Wicomico County

Many Public School districts offer alternatives to traditional Public School structures, including Charter Schools and Magnet Schools. Wicomico County Charter Schools are Public Schools initiated by a parent or community group or organization to serve a special population or to provide special curricula or instructional practices. They are formed by a special charter or agreement with the school district that grants them additional flexibility in how they operate. Wicomico County Magnet Schools are Public Schools that offer a specialized theme or subject emphasis, such as science and technology, international and cultural studies, or the arts.