Reservoir High School

Reservoir High School serves 1,494 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Reservoir High School operates within the Howard County School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1494 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,494 students
Reservoir High School Total Students (2003-2014)
Gender % Reservoir High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Reservoir High School Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade Reservoir High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 15:1 15:1
Reservoir High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Asian
11%
6%
Reservoir High School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
14%
14%
Reservoir High School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
31%
35%
Reservoir High School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
39%
41%
Reservoir High School White Students (2003-2014)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Reservoir High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Reservoir High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.72 0.39
Reservoir High School Diversity Score (2003-2014)
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.
17%
38%
Reservoir High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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%
Reservoir High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,806 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,863 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,395 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Howard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
75
26
Number of Students Managed 52,806 15,824
Howard County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 93% 87%
Howard County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $854 MM $243 MM
Howard County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $830 MM $239 MM
Howard County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,863 $14,280
Howard County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,395 $14,036
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 Cedar Lane Special Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Lane Special Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fulton Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FultonFulton Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 703 students11600 Scaggsville Rd
    FultonMD 20759
    (410)880-5957
    0.1PK-5703
  • FultonCedar Lane Special Center
    Special Education School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 93 students11630 Scaggsville Rd
    FultonMD 20759
    (410)888-8800
    0.2PK-1293
  • Fulton Lime Kiln Middle School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 635 students11650 Scaggsville Rd
    FultonMD 20759
    (410)880-5988
    0.26-8635
  • LaurelHammond Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 602 students8110 Aladdin Dr
    LaurelMD 20723
    (410)880-5890
    2KG-5602
  • LaurelHammond Middle School
    2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 476 students8100 Aladdin Dr
    LaurelMD 20723
    (410)880-5830
    26-8476

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