Charles Herbert Flowers High School

Charles Herbert Flowers High School serves 2,353 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Charles Herbert Flowers High School operates within the Prince George's County Public s School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 2353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,353 students
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 114 teachers
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Charles Herbert Flowers High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 21:1 14:1
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
93%
37%
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Black (2001-2012)
White
n/a
43%
Charles Herbert Flowers High School White (2001-2009)
All Ethnic Groups Charles Herbert Flowers High School Sch Ethnicity Charles Herbert Flowers 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.
0.13 0.38
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
33%
35%
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Charles Herbert Flowers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 128,464 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Prince George's County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
204
28
Number of Students Managed 128,464 16,752
Prince George
Graduation Rate 70% 85%
Prince George
District Total Revenue $1,915 MM $244 MM
Prince George
District Spending $1,953 MM $238 MM
Prince George
District Revenue / Student $14,962 $14,580
Prince George
District Spending / Student $15,260 $14,228
Prince George
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy Of Health Sciences At Pgcc (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Johnson Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ardmore Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • SpringdaleArdmore Elementary School
    9301 Ardwick Ardmore Rd
    SpringdaleMD 20774
    (301)925-1311
    0.6 mi | 514 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • GlenardenHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Glenarden Woods Elementary School
    Magnet School
    7801 Glenarden Parkway
    GlenardenMD 20706
    (301)925-1300
    Magnet School

    1.7 mi | 472 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LandoverKenmoor Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3211 82nd Ave
    LandoverMD 20785
    (301)925-1970
    Magnet School

    1.8 mi | 409 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • LanhamThomas Johnson Middle School
    5401 Barker Place
    LanhamMD 20706
    (301)918-8680
    1.8 mi | 931 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LandoverKenmoor Middle School
    Magnet School
    2500 Kenmoor Dr
    LandoverMD 20785
    (301)925-2300
    Magnet School

    1.9 mi | 676 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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Did You Know?
Prince Georges 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 0.34, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.38. The most diverse school district in Prince Georges County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.