North Hagerstown High School

North Hagerstown High School serves 1,312 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
North Hagerstown High School operates within the Washingtion County School District.
Washingtion County School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

The student population of 1312 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,312 students
North Hagerstown High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Hagerstown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
North Hagerstown High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Hagerstown 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 0.56 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
North Hagerstown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
North Hagerstown High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
8%
14%
North Hagerstown High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
22%
35%
North Hagerstown High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
62%
41%
North Hagerstown High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
4%
North Hagerstown 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.
0.56 0.69
North Hagerstown 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.
40%
38%
North Hagerstown 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.
7%
6%
North Hagerstown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Washingtion County School District's student population of 22,495 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 86% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,478 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Washingtion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
29
Number of Students Managed 22,495 17,841
Washingtion County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 84%
Washingtion County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $295 MM n/a
Washingtion County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $298 MM n/a
Washingtion County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,478 n/a
Washingtion County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,626 n/a
Washingtion 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 Marshall Street School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northern Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fountaindale Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HagerstownNorthern Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 792 students
    0.4 miles
    701 Northern Ave
    HagerstownMD 21742
    (301)766-8258
    0.46-8792
  • HagerstownFountaindale Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 351 students
    0.5 miles
    901 Northern Ave
    HagerstownMD 21742
    (301)766-8156
    0.5KG-5351
  • HagerstownMarshall Street SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 44 students
    0.7 miles
    1350 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8214
    0.7KG-1244
  • HagerstownWashington County Job Development CenterSpecial Education School
    Grades: 10-12 | 29 students
    0.7 miles
    1350 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8214
    0.710-1229
  • HagerstownWestern Heights Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 737 students
    0.7 miles
    1300 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8403
    0.76-8737

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