North Dorchester High School

5875 Cloverdale Rd,

Hurlock, MD, 21643-3023

Tel: (410)943-4511
Grades: 9-12

539 students

North Dorchester High School serves 539 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
North Dorchester High School operates within the Dorchester County Public s School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 81%%.

Overview

The student population of 539 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 539 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
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 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
3%
11%
Black
23%
37%
White
65%
43%
Unknown
9%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.52
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 38%
35%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,647 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Dorchester County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
29
Number of Students Managed 4,647
17,449
Graduation Rate 78
81%
District Total Revenue $79 MM
n/a
District Spending $77 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $17,245
$0
District Spending / Student $16,968
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mardela Middle & High School (11 miles away).
The nearest middle school is North Dorchester Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hurlock Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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