North Caroline High School

10990 River Rd

Ridgely, MD 21660-1815

Grades: 9-12

1,021 students

North Caroline High School serves 1,021 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
North Caroline High School operates within the Caroline County School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1021 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,021 students
North Caroline High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
North Caroline High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade North Caroline High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is equal to 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 14:1
North Caroline High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
8%
12%
North Caroline High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
13%
36%
North Caroline High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
77%
42%
North Caroline High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
North Caroline High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups North Caroline 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.
0.39 0.39
North Caroline High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
37%
36%
North Caroline High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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%
North Caroline High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,585 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,041 is less than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,793 is higher than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 74% over four years.
School District Name Caroline County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
29
Number of Students Managed 5,585 15,634
Caroline County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 74% 85%
Caroline County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $244 MM
Caroline County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $93 MM $238 MM
Caroline County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,041 $14,580
Caroline County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,793 $14,228
Caroline County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Caroline Career & Technology Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lockerman Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Denton Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RidgelyCaroline Career & Technology Center
    Vocational School
    10855 Central Ave
    RidgelyMD 21660
    (410)479-0100
    Vocational School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • DentonLockerman Middle School
    410 Lockerman St
    DentonMD 21629
    (410)479-2760
    1.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 773 students                      
  • DentonDenton Elementary School
    303 Sharp Rd
    DentonMD 21629
    (410)479-1660
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 644 students                      
  • RidgelyRidgely Elementary School
    118 North Central Ave
    RidgelyMD 21660
    (410)634-2105
    3.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 544 students                      
  • GreensboroGreensboro Elementary School
    625 North Main St
    GreensboroMD 21639
    (410)482-6251
    5.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 771 students                      

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