Long Reach High School

Long Reach High School serves 1,353 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Long Reach High School operates within the Howard County School District.
Howard County School District's 93% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

The student population of 1353 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,353 students
Long Reach High School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Long Reach High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Long Reach High School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Long Reach High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more 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 13:1 15:1
Long Reach High School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
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.
0.74 0.69
Long Reach High School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
22%
38%
Long Reach High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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%
Long Reach High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Howard County School District's student population of 52,806 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 90% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,863 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Howard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
75
29
Number of Students Managed 52,806 17,841
Howard County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 93% 84%
Howard County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $854 MM n/a
Howard County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $830 MM n/a
Howard County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,863 n/a
Howard County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,395 n/a
Howard 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 Howard High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mayfield Woods Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waterloo Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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