Marriotts Ridge High School

  • Marriotts Ridge High School serves 1,198 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Marriotts Ridge High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Marriotts Ridge High School's student population of 1,198 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marriotts Ridge High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marriotts Ridge High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#1 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marriotts Ridge High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
28%
6%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
7%
34%
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White
58%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marriotts Ridge High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.580.71
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoward County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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