Hereford High School

Hereford High School serves 1,315 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Hereford High School operates within the Baltimore County School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1315 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,315 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Students 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 0.15 is less 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 14:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
4%
36%
White
92%
42%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.15 0.39
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.
5%
36%
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.
1%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 183,321 students has grown by 77% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
174
29
Number of Students Managed 183,321 15,634
Graduation Rate 81% 85%
District Total Revenue $1,483 MM $244 MM
District Spending $1,365 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,368 $14,580
District Spending / Student $13,229 $14,228
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dulaney High School (10 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hereford Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sparks Elementary School (3.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MonktonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Hereford Middle School
    712 Corbett Rd
    MonktonMD 21111
    (410)887-7902
    2.1 mi | 936 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Sparks GlencoeHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Sparks Elementary School
    601 Belfast Rd
    Sparks GlencoeMD 21152
    (410)887-7900
    3.7 mi | 566 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • FreelandPrettyboy Elementary School
    19810 Middletown Rd
    FreelandMD 21053
    (410)887-1900
    5.3 mi | 444 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ParktonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Seventh District Elementary School
    20300 York Rd
    ParktonMD 21120
    (410)887-1902
    5.6 mi | 416 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • UppercoFifth District Elementary School
    3725 Mount Carmel Rd
    UppercoMD 21155
    (410)887-1726
    6.3 mi | 290 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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