Quince Orchard High School

Quince Orchard High School serves 1,832 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Quince Orchard High School operates within the Montgomery County School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1832 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,832 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 17:1 14:1
Asian
13%
6%
Hispanic
23%
12%
Black
15%
36%
White
46%
42%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.70 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.
16%
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.
5%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 150,433 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
207
29
Number of Students Managed 150,433 15,634
Graduation Rate 89% 85%
District Total Revenue $2,508 MM $244 MM
District Spending $2,252 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,007 $14,580
District Spending / Student $16,170 $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 Northwest High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridgeview Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thurgood Marshall Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GaithersburgThurgood Marshall Elementary School
    12260 Mcdonald Chapel Dr
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)670-8282
    0.7 mi | 590 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GaithersburgHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Rachel Carson Elementary School
    100 Tschiffely Square Rd
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)840-5333
    0.8 mi | 934 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GaithersburgRidgeview Middle School
    16600 Raven Rock Dr
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (240)406-1300
    1 mi | 685 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GaithersburgLakelands Park Middle School
    1200 Main St
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)670-1400
    1.1 mi | 980 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GaithersburgJones Lane Elementary School
    15110 Jones Ln
    GaithersburgMD 20878
    (301)840-8160
    1.1 mi | 489 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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