Reservoir High School

Reservoir High School serves 1,528 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 57%.
Reservoir High School operates within the Howard County Public s School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,528 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Students by Grade Reservoir High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 15:1 14:1
Reservoir High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Asian
10%
6%
Hispanic
12%
11%
Black
26%
37%
White
43%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Reservoir High School Sch Ethnicity Reservoir 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.
0.72 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.
15%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,445 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Howard County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
73
28
Number of Students Managed 56,445 16,752
Graduation Rate 90% 85%
Howard County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $835 MM $244 MM
Howard County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $817 MM $238 MM
Howard County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,734 $14,580
Howard County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,360 $14,228
Howard 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 Cedar Lane Special Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Lane Special Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fulton Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FultonFulton Elementary School
    11600 Scaggsville Rd
    FultonMD 20759
    (410)880-5957
    0.1 mi | 670 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • FultonCedar Lane Special Center
    Special Education School
    11630 Scaggsville Rd
    FultonMD 20759
    (410)888-8800
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | 101 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • FultonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Lime Kiln Middle School
    11650 Scaggsville Rd
    FultonMD 20759
    (410)880-5988
    0.2 mi | 593 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LaurelHammond Elementary School
    8110 Aladdin Dr
    LaurelMD 20723
    (410)880-5890
    2 mi | 509 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LaurelHammond Middle School
    8110 Aladdin Dr
    LaurelMD 20723
    (410)880-5830
    2 mi | 528 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Howard 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 0.57, which is higher than the Maryland average of 0.38. The most diverse school district in Howard County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.