Aberdeen High School

Aberdeen High School serves 1,418 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Aberdeen High School operates within the Harford County School District.
Harford County School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1418 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,418 students
Aberdeen High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Aberdeen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Aberdeen High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Aberdeen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Aberdeen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Aberdeen High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Aberdeen High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
34%
35%
Aberdeen High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
45%
41%
Aberdeen High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
9%
4%
Aberdeen High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.39
Aberdeen High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
34%
38%
Aberdeen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Aberdeen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Harford County School District's student population of 37,842 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,447 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,120 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Harford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
26
Number of Students Managed 37,842 15,824
Harford County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 87%
Harford County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $597 MM $243 MM
Harford County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $584 MM $239 MM
Harford County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $15,447 $14,280
Harford County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $15,120 $14,036
Harford County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Center For Educational Opportunity (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aberdeen Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bakerfield Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AberdeenCenter For Educational OpportunityAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 81 students
    0.1 miles
    253 Paradise Rd
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5594
    0.17-1281
  • AberdeenAberdeen Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1115 students
    0.3 miles
    111 Mount Royal Ave
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5510
    0.36-81115
  • AberdeenBakerfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    0.3 miles
    36 Baker St
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5518
    0.3PK-5392
  • AberdeenHalls Cross Roads Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
    0.5 miles
    203 East Bel Air Ave
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5524
    0.5PK-5507
  • AberdeenG. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale
    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
    1 miles
    810 Edmund St
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5530
    1PK-5425

School Reviews

I am a current student at Aberdeen High. I for one love this sckool. M teachers actually teach us things we will need to know in life, important life lessons. I told one of my teachers i didn't need to learn something to become what i what to acheive. He gave me a real life situation of someone he knows to apply that knowledge. I am a very proud student. there will always be the normal high school drama, but some of us learn to cope and handle that with the help of ours teachers. when an important event happens, we discuss it in school to help ourselves if or when it happens to us. i am very happy in tis school with my teachers and administaters, thank you.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 04/21/08

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