Hereford High School

Hereford High School serves 1,273 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Hereford High School operates within the Baltimore County School District.
Baltimore County School District's 84% graduation rate is equal to the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

The student population of 1273 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,273 students
Hereford High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hereford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Hereford High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hereford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Hereford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Hereford High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Hereford High School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
4%
35%
Hereford High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
92%
41%
Hereford High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Hereford 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.
0.15 0.69
Hereford 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.
6%
38%
Hereford 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.
n/a
6%
Hereford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Baltimore County School District's student population of 108,191 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 83% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,973 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
173
29
Number of Students Managed 108,191 17,841
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 84%
Baltimore County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,547 MM n/a
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,535 MM n/a
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,973 n/a
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,851 n/a
Baltimore 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 Dulaney High School (10 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hereford Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sparks Elementary School (3.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Monkton Hereford Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 924 students
    2.1 miles
    712 Corbett Rd
    MonktonMD 21111
    (410)887-7902
    2.16-8924
  • Sparks Glencoe Sparks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    3.7 miles
    601 Belfast Rd
    Sparks GlencoeMD 21152
    (410)887-7900
    3.7PK-5560
  • FreelandPrettyboy Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 428 students
    5.3 miles
    19810 Middletown Rd
    FreelandMD 21053
    (410)887-1900
    5.3KG-5428
  • Parkton Seventh District Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 420 students
    5.6 miles
    20300 York Rd
    ParktonMD 21120
    (410)887-1902
    5.6PK-5420
  • UppercoFifth District Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 257 students
    6.3 miles
    3725 Mount Carmel Rd
    UppercoMD 21155
    (410)887-1726
    6.3KG-5257

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