Aberdeen High School

  • Aberdeen High School serves 1,444 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Aberdeen High School operates within the Harford County School District.
  • Harford County School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1444 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,444 students
Aberdeen High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Aberdeen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
Aberdeen High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeAberdeen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Aberdeen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
6%
Aberdeen High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
8%
15%
Aberdeen High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
35%
34%
Aberdeen High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
43%
40%
Aberdeen High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
10%
4%
Aberdeen High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAberdeen High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.680.70
Aberdeen High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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%
39%
Aberdeen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Aberdeen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Harford County School District's student population of 37,536 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 86% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,761 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,426 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameHarford County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
28
Number of Students Managed37,53617,887
Harford County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate84%87%
Harford County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$597 MM$243 MM
Harford County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$584 MM$239 MM
Harford County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,761$14,280
Harford County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,426$14,036
Harford County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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  • AberdeenCenter For Educational OpportunityAlternative School
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    0.1 miles
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    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5594
    0.17-1293
  • AberdeenAberdeen Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1108 students
    0.3 miles
    111 Mount Royal Ave
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5510
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  • AberdeenBakerfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    0.3 miles
    36 Baker St
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5518
    0.3PK-5429
  • AberdeenHalls Cross Roads Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
    0.5 miles
    203 E Bel Air Ave
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5524
    0.5PK-5496
  • AberdeenG. Lisby Elementary At Hillsdale
    Grades: PK-5 | 408 students
    1 miles
    810 Edmund St
    AberdeenMD 21001
    (410)273-5530
    1PK-5408

School Reviews

5  4/21/2008
I am a current student at Aberdeen High. I for one love this sckool. M teachers actually teach us things we will need to know in life, important life lessons. I told one of my teachers i didn't need to learn something to become what i what to acheive. He gave me a real life situation of someone he knows to apply that knowledge. I am a very proud student. there will always be the normal high school drama, but some of us learn to cope and handle that with the help of ours teachers. when an important event happens, we discuss it in school to help ourselves if or when it happens to us. i am very happy in tis school with my teachers and administaters, thank you.
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