North Hagerstown High School

North Hagerstown High School serves 1,265 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than 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 Hagerstown High School operates within the Washingtion County Public s School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 81%.

Overview

The student population of 1265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,265 students
North Hagerstown High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
North Hagerstown High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Hagerstown High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.82. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
North Hagerstown High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
North Hagerstown High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
7%
11%
North Hagerstown High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
19%
37%
North Hagerstown High School Black (1989-2012)
White
65%
43%
North Hagerstown High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Hagerstown High School Sch Ethnicity North Hagerstown 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.
0.54 0.82
North Hagerstown High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
35%
35%
North Hagerstown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
7%
7%
North Hagerstown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Washingtion County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
29
Number of Students Managed 22,407 21,120
Washingtion County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 88% 81%
Washingtion County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $294 MM n/a
Washingtion County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $290 MM n/a
Washingtion County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,502 $0
Washingtion County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,349 $0
Washingtion County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Marshall Street School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Northern Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fountaindale Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hagerstown Northern Middle School
    701 Northern Ave
    Hagerstown , MD , 21742
    (301)766-8258
    0.4  mi  |  745  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Hagerstown Fountaindale Elementary School
    Magnet School
    901 Northern Ave
    Hagerstown , MD , 21742
    (301)766-8156
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Hagerstown Western Heights Middle School
    1300 Marshall St
    Hagerstown , MD , 21740
    (301)766-8403
    0.7  mi  |  692  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Hagerstown Marshall Street School
    Special Education School
    1350 Marshall St
    Hagerstown , MD , 21740
    (301)766-8214
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  47  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Hagerstown Washington County Job Development Center
    Special Education School
    1350 Marshall St
    Hagerstown , MD , 21740
    (301)766-8214
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  12

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Did You Know?
Hagerstown, 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 0.09, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Hagerstown is Pangborn Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.