Glen Burnie High School

7550 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
Glen Burnie, MD 21060
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Glen Burnie High School serves 2,020 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (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 25% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Glen Burnie High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Glen Burnie High School's student population of 2,020 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,020 students
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Total Classroom Teachers125 teachers
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School Comparison

Glen Burnie High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Glen Burnie High School is 0.70, 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
#576 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
25%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
17%
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Black
27%
34%
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White
44%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.700.72
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Graduation Rate
86%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Glen Burnie High School is Marley Glen School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Corkran Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glendale Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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