6101 Old Dobbin Ln
Columbia, MD 21045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Long Reach High School serves 1,595 students in grades 9-12.
Long Reach High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (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 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Long Reach High School's student population of 1,595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
119 teachers
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School Rankings

Long Reach High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Long Reach High School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#385 out of 1354 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
20%
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Black
34%
34%
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White
23%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Graduation Rate
87%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

51% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% MD state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MD state average).

What is the graduation rate of Long Reach High School?

The graduation rate of Long Reach High School is 87%, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 86%.

How many students attend Long Reach High School?

1,595 students attend Long Reach High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

34% of Long Reach High School students are Black, 24% of students are Hispanic, 23% of students are White, 13% of students are Asian, and 6% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Long Reach High School?

Long Reach High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Maryland state average of 14:1.

What grades does Long Reach High School offer ?

Long Reach High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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