555 Joppa Farm Rd
Joppa, MD 21085
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Joppatowne High School serves 723 students in grades 9-12.
Joppatowne High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Joppatowne High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

Joppatowne High School's student population of 723 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
723 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Joppatowne High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Joppatowne High School is 0.64, 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 Data
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State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#554 out of 1354 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
51%
34%
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White
31%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  4.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
2  
Horrible i would not send another child to that school, they do not care about the young adults, they don't work with the kids. I would rate this school at 2.
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5  
Assistant Principal (Joe Habert) resourceful, professional, respectful, congenial; school has multi-leveled mental health services responding to emotional needs of students regardless of whether these emotional needs impact their academics
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5  
Joppatowne high is a great school but needs more structure. I am a senior now and moved to pikesville high and I look back at joppatowne high and see that it was a respectable school but needs more structure. I loved the childcare program it was so fun
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 723 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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