North Hagerstown High School

North Hagerstown High School serves 1,298 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
North Hagerstown High School operates within the Washington County School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1298 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,298 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 18:1 14:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
8%
12%
Black
21%
36%
White
64%
42%
Two or more races
5%
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.
0.54 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.
36%
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.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,570 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 Washington County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
29
Number of Students Managed 22,570 15,634
Graduation Rate 88% 85%
District Total Revenue $294 MM $244 MM
District Spending $290 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,502 $14,580
District Spending / Student $13,349 $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 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
  • HagerstownNorthern Middle School
    701 Northern Ave
    HagerstownMD 21742
    (301)766-8258
    0.4 mi | 768 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HagerstownFountaindale Elementary School
    Magnet School
    901 Northern Ave
    HagerstownMD 21742
    (301)766-8156
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | 326 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HagerstownWestern Heights Middle School
    1300 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8403
    0.7 mi | 715 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HagerstownMarshall Street School
    Special Education School
    1350 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8214
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 48 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • HagerstownWashington County Job Development Center
    Special Education School
    1350 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8214
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 33 students | Gr. 12                      

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