Henry E. Lackey High School

Henry E. Lackey High School serves 1,208 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Henry E. Lackey High School operates within the Charles County School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1208 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,208 students
Henry E. Lackey High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Henry E. Lackey High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Henry E. Lackey High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Henry E. Lackey High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 15:1 15:1
Henry E. Lackey High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Henry E. Lackey High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Henry E. Lackey High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
58%
35%
Henry E. Lackey High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
35%
41%
Henry E. Lackey High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Henry E. Lackey High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Henry E. Lackey High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.54 0.39
Henry E. Lackey High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
30%
38%
Henry E. Lackey 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.
5%
6%
Henry E. Lackey High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,919 is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,692 is less than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Charles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
26
Number of Students Managed 26,455 15,824
Charles County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 91% 87%
Charles County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $373 MM $243 MM
Charles County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $367 MM $239 MM
Charles County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,919 $14,280
Charles County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,692 $14,036
Charles County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Maurice J. Mcdonough High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is General Smallwood Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gale-bailey Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indian HeadGeneral Smallwood Middle School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 546 students4990 Indian Head Hwy
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)743-5422
    1.56-8546
  • MarburyGale-bailey Elementary School
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    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 412 students4740 Pisgah Marbury Rd
    MarburyMD 20658
    (301)743-5491
    1.7PK-5412
  • Indian HeadIndian Head Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 495 students4200 Indian Head Hwy
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)743-5454
    2.2PK-5495
  • Indian HeadJ. C. Parks Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 752 students3505 Livingston Rd
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)375-7444
    4PK-5752
  • Indian HeadMatthew Henson Middle School
    4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 696 students3535 Livingston Rd
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)375-8550
    46-8696

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