District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated above average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Calvert County Public Schools based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
District Academic Progress

Students at many of the schools in this district are making about the same academic progress as the state average.

Academic Summary
Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.

Advanced Courses
Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.

Student Demographics
Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.

Teachers & Staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.

District Calendar

District Finances
How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Calvert County Public Schools
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Current student
March 23, 2023
I cant wait to leave this school. biased teachers pushing their agenda on the students. blame students who did nothing while doing nothing torwards the real trouble. My voice has never and will never... More
Parent / Guardian
November 14, 2022
I had three students go through Dowell. One transferred in during his fifth grade year, the next during his third grade year and the youngest during her kindergarten year. The staff was incredibly... More
Current student
October 20, 2022
I love this school! Teachers are great and I am not surprised they were voted the best school in Maryland!
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