Hereford Middle School

Hereford Middle School serves 924 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Hereford Middle School operates within the Baltimore County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 924 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 924 students
Hereford Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hereford Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Hereford Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hereford Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less 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 16:1 15:1
Hereford Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Hereford Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Hereford Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
4%
35%
Hereford Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
89%
41%
Hereford Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Hereford Middle 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.
0.21 0.39
Hereford Middle 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 Middle 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.
1%
6%
Hereford Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Baltimore County School District's student population of 108,191 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,973 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 $14,851 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
174
26
Number of Students Managed 108,191 15,824
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,547 MM $243 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $1,535 MM $239 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $14,973 $14,280
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $14,851 $14,036
Baltimore 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 Hereford High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cockeysville Middle School (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sparks Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparks Glencoe Sparks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    1.8 miles
    601 Belfast Rd
    Sparks GlencoeMD 21152
    (410)887-7900
    1.8PK-5560
  • ParktonHereford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1273 students
    2.1 miles
    17301 York Rd
    ParktonMD 21120
    (410)887-1905
    2.19-121273
  • PhoenixJacksonville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 599 students
    6.4 miles
    3400 Hillendale Heights Rd
    PhoenixMD 21131
    (410)887-7880
    6.4KG-5599
  • UppercoFifth District Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 257 students
    6.9 miles
    3725 Mount Carmel Rd
    UppercoMD 21155
    (410)887-1726
    6.9KG-5257
  • CockeysvilleCockeysville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 769 students
    7 miles
    10401 Greenside Dr
    CockeysvilleMD 21030
    (410)887-7626
    76-8769

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