Henry E. Lackey High School

Henry E. Lackey High School serves 1,242 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Henry E. Lackey High School operates within the Charles County Public s School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1242 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,242 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Students by Grade Henry E. Lackey High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Hispanic
2%
11%
Black
57%
37%
White
34%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Henry E. Lackey High School Sch Ethnicity Henry E. Lackey High School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.38
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.
27%
35%
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%
7%
Henry E. Lackey High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,778 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Charles County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
28
Number of Students Managed 26,778 16,752
Graduation Rate 93% 85%
Charles County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $362 MM $244 MM
Charles County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $351 MM $238 MM
Charles County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,540 $14,580
Charles County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,149 $14,228
Charles County Public s School 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 Maurice J. Mcdonough High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is General Smallwood Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gale-bailey Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Indian HeadGeneral Smallwood Middle School
    4990 Indian Head Hwy
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)743-5422
    1.5 mi | 471 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MarburyGale-bailey Elementary School
    4740 Pisgah Marbury Rd
    MarburyMD 20658
    (301)743-5491
    1.7 mi | 422 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Indian HeadIndian Head Elementary School
    4200 Indian Head Hwy
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)743-5454
    2.2 mi | 421 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Indian HeadMatthew Henson Middle School
    3535 Livingston Rd
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)375-8550
    4 mi | 548 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Indian HeadJ. C. Parks Elementary School
    3505 Livingston Rd
    Indian HeadMD 20640
    (301)375-7444
    4 mi | 662 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Charles County, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the Maryland average of 0.38. The most diverse school district in Charles County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.