Dundalk High School

  • Dundalk High School serves 1,432 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dundalk High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Dundalk High School's student population of 1,432 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers102 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dundalk High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dundalk High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank
14%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
29%
34%
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White
46%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dundalk High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.680.40
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Graduation Rate
81%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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