Fallston High School

  • Fallston High School serves 1,022 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (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 77% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fallston High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Fallston High School's student population of 1,022 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,022 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fallston High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fallston High School is 0.24, 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 School Rank (16-17)#6 out of 1359 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
4%
34%
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White
87%
37%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fallston High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.240.72
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Graduation Rate
96%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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