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 85%.

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 (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
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 more 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 17:1 14:1
Asian
3%
6%
Hispanic
7%
11%
Black
19%
37%
White
65%
43%
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 0.38
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%
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%

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
28
Number of Students Managed 22,407 16,752
Washingtion County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 88% 85%
Washingtion County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $294 MM $244 MM
Washingtion County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $290 MM $238 MM
Washingtion County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,502 $14,580
Washingtion County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,349 $14,228
Washingtion County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 | 745 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HagerstownFountaindale Elementary School
    Magnet School
    901 Northern Ave
    HagerstownMD 21742
    (301)766-8156
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | 301 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HagerstownWestern Heights Middle School
    1300 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8403
    0.7 mi | 692 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HagerstownMarshall Street School
    Special Education School
    1350 Marshall St
    HagerstownMD 21740
    (301)766-8214
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 47 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 | 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 0.05, 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.