Clear Spring High School

  • Clear Spring High School serves 473 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clear Spring High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Clear Spring High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Clear Spring High School's student population of 473 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clear Spring High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Clear Spring High School is 0.17, which is less 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 Testing Rank#224 out of 1359 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)85-89%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)45-49%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
2%
34%
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White
91%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.170.72
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashingtion County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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