Quince Orchard High School

Quince Orchard High School serves 1,878 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher 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%.
Quince Orchard High School operates within the Montgomery County School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1878 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 110 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,878 students
Quince Orchard High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Quince Orchard High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Quince Orchard High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Quince Orchard 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 0.69 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
Quince Orchard High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2014)
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.
0.69 0.39
Quince Orchard High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
16%
38%
Quince Orchard 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.
5%
6%
Quince Orchard High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 151,295 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,981 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,200 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
207
26
Number of Students Managed 151,295 15,824
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 91% 87%
Montgomery County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM $243 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $2,579 MM $239 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,981 $14,280
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,200 $14,036
Montgomery 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 Northwest High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridgeview Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thurgood Marshall Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • GaithersburgThurgood Marshall Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 614 students12260 Mcdonald Chapel Dr
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)670-8282
    0.7PK-5614
  • Gaithersburg Rachel Carson Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 958 students100 Tschiffely Square Rd
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)840-5333
    0.8PK-5958
  • GaithersburgRidgeview Middle School
    1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 670 students16600 Raven Rock Dr
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (240)406-1300
    16-8670
  • GaithersburgJones Lane Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 480 students15110 Jones Ln
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)840-8160
    1.1KG-5480
  • GaithersburgLakelands Park Middle School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1003 students1200 Main St
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)670-1400
    1.16-81003

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