Reservoir High School

Reservoir High School serves 1,512 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 58%.
Reservoir High School operates within the Howard County School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,512 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 14:1 14:1
Asian
10%
6%
Hispanic
13%
12%
Black
29%
36%
White
42%
42%
Two or more races
6%
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.
0.72 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.
16%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,942 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Howard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
74
29
Number of Students Managed 56,942 15,634
Graduation Rate 90% 85%
District Total Revenue $835 MM $244 MM
District Spending $817 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,734 $14,580
District Spending / Student $16,360 $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 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 | 648 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 | 103 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Fulton Lime Kiln Middle School
    11650 Scaggsville Rd
    FultonMD 20759
    (410)880-5988
    0.2 mi | 596 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LaurelHammond Elementary School
    8110 Aladdin Dr
    LaurelMD 20723
    (410)880-5890
    2 mi | 583 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LaurelHammond Middle School
    8100 Aladdin Dr
    LaurelMD 20723
    (410)880-5830
    2 mi | 499 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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