Clarksburg High School

  • Clarksburg High School serves 2,148 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clarksburg High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Clarksburg High School's student population of 2,148 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 129 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers129 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clarksburg High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clarksburg High School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#385 out of 1359 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
28%
17%
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Black
29%
34%
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White
19%
37%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.770.72
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Graduation Rate
92%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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