Meade High School

Meade High School serves 2,159 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Meade High School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.
Anne Arundel County School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 2159 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,159 students
Meade High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Meade High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 125 teachers
Meade High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Meade High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 17:1 15:1
Meade High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
6%
Meade High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
15%
14%
Meade High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
56%
35%
Meade High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
20%
41%
Meade High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Meade 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.
0.63 0.39
Meade 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.
28%
38%
Meade 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.
8%
6%
Meade High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 78,489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 79% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,228 in this district is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,637 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Anne Arundel County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
122
26
Number of Students Managed 78,489 15,824
Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 87%
Anne Arundel County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,064 MM $243 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,095 MM $239 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,228 $14,280
Anne Arundel County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,637 $14,036
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Maya Angelou Academy At New Beginnings Formerly Oa (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meade Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manor View Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort George G MeadeMeade Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 689 students
    0.3 miles
    1103 26th St
    Fort George G MeadeMD 20755
    (410)674-2355
    0.36-8689
  • Fort George G MeadeManor View Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 315 students
    0.4 miles
    2900 Macarthur Rd
    Fort George G MeadeMD 20755
    (410)222-6504
    0.41-5315
  • Fort George G MeadeMacarthur Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1012 students
    0.7 miles
    3500 Rockenbach Rd
    Fort George G MeadeMD 20755
    (410)674-0032
    0.76-81012
  • Fort George G MeadeMeade Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
    0.8 miles
    1925 Reece Rd
    Fort George G MeadeMD 20755
    (410)222-6509
    0.8PK-5328
  • Fort George G MeadePershing Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 637 students
    0.8 miles
    7600 29th Division Rd
    Fort George G MeadeMD 20755
    (410)222-6519
    0.8KG-5637

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5.0  5/17/2016
great school! don't believe the negative rap it has been given! Daughter has had an amazing 3 + years ( Sr. now) !
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5.0  2/22/2014
I went here from 2009-2013. The school has changed for the better over the years. I learned about many different cultures and people by attending this diverse school. Meade high school is a great school and any student of any race will fit in here.
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5.0  7/20/2009
Despite some negative publicity over the years, Meade has strong academic programs in place with a very diverse population. Facilities are adequate and well kept. Scores don't look as good as some other schools in the county but are relatively strong compared to Prince Georges County with whom the schools boundary lines meet to the south. The staff, leadership, tools, and system is solid.
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