Hereford Middle School

  • Hereford Middle School serves 958 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Hereford Middle School operates within the Baltimore County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 958 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 958 students
Hereford Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hereford Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Hereford Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hereford Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Hereford Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Hereford Middle School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
4%
15%
Hereford Middle School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
2%
34%
Hereford Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
89%
40%
Hereford Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hereford Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Hereford Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Hereford Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.40
Hereford Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
39%
Hereford Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Hereford Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Baltimore County School District's student population of 109,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,000 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,754 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
28
Number of Students Managed 109,240 17,887
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,623 MM $245 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,596 MM $241 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,000 $13,687
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,754 $13,479
Baltimore County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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