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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 76 public schools managed by Howard County School District serving 54,870 students in Ellicott City, Maryland.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the Maryland state average of 61%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Howard County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ellicott City Applications And Research Laboratory Alternative School
    10920 Clarksville Pike
    Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (410)313-6698

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Columbia Atholton Elementary School
    6700 Seneca Dr
    Columbia, MD 21046
    (410)313-6853

    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
  • Columbia Atholton High School
    6520 Freetown Rd
    Columbia, MD 21044
    (410)313-7065

    Grades: 9-12 | 1437 students
  • Ellicott City Bellows Spring Elementary School
    8125 Old Stockbridge Dr
    Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (410)313-5057

    Grades: PK-5 | 734 students
  • Jessup Bollman Bridge Elementary School
    8200 Savage-guilford Road
    Jessup, MD 20794
    (410)880-5920

    Grades: PK-5 | 757 students
  • Ellicott City Bonnie Branch Middle School
    4979 Ilchester Rd
    Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (410)313-2580

    Grades: 6-8 | 684 students
  • Columbia Bryant Woods Elementary School
    5450 Blue Heron Ln
    Columbia, MD 21044
    (410)313-6859

    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
  • Ellicott City Burleigh Manor Middle School
    4200 Centennial Lane
    Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (410)313-2507

    Grades: 6-8 | 771 students
  • Glenwood Bushy Park Elementary School
    14601 Carrs Mill Rd
    Glenwood, MD 21738
    (410)313-5500

    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
  • Fulton Cedar Lane Special Center Special Education School
    11630 Scaggsville Rd
    Fulton, MD 20759
    (410)888-8800

    Grades: PK-12 | 103 students
  • Ellicott City Centennial High School
    4300 Centennial Ln
    Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (410)313-2856

    Grades: 9-12 | 1465 students
  • Ellicott City Centennial Lane Elementary School
    3825 Centennial Ln
    Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (410)313-2800

    Grades: K-5 | 728 students
  • Clarksville Clarksville Elementary School
    12041 Clarksville Pike
    Clarksville, MD 21029
    (410)313-7050

    Grades: K-5 | 465 students
  • Clarksville Clarksville Middle School
    6535 S Trotter Rd
    Clarksville, MD 21029
    (410)313-7057

    Grades: 6-8 | 598 students
  • Columbia Clemens Crossing Elementary School
    10320 Quarterstaff Rd
    Columbia, MD 21044
    (410)313-6866

    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
  • Columbia Cradlerock Elementary School
    6700 Cradlerock Way
    Columbia, MD 21045
    (410)319-7601

    Grades: PK-5 | 500 students
  • Dayton Dayton Oaks Elementary School
    4691 Ten Oaks Rd
    Dayton, MD 21036
    (410)313-1571

    Grades: PK-5 | 646 students
  • Elkridge Deep Run Elementary School
    6925 Old Waterloo Rd
    Elkridge, MD 21075
    (410)313-5000

    Grades: PK-5 | 810 students
  • Elkridge Ducketts Lane Elementary School
    6501 Ducketts Ln
    Elkridge, MD 21075
    (410)313-5050

    Grades: K-5 | 769 students
  • Ellicott City Dunloggin Middle School
    9129 Northfield Rd
    Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (410)313-2831

    Grades: 6-8 | 609 students
  • Elkridge Elkridge Elementary School
    7075 Montgomery Rd
    Elkridge, MD 21075
    (410)313-5006

    Grades: PK-5 | 808 students
  • Elkridge Elkridge Landing Middle School
    7085 Montgomery Rd
    Elkridge, MD 21075
    (410)313-5040

    Grades: 6-8 | 734 students
  • Ellicott City Ellicott Mills Middle School
    4445 Montgomery Rd
    Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (410)313-2839

    Grades: 6-8 | 808 students
  • Ellicott City Folly Quarter Middle School
    13500 Triadelphia Rd
    Ellicott City, MD 21042
    (410)313-1506

    Grades: 6-8 | 634 students
  • Laurel Forest Ridge Elementary School
    9550 Gorman Rd
    Laurel, MD 20723
    (410)880-5950

    Grades: K-5 | 741 students
  • Fulton Fulton Elementary School
    11600 Scaggsville Rd
    Fulton, MD 20759
    (410)880-5957

    Grades: K-5 | 753 students
  • Glenelg Glenelg High School
    14025 Burnt Woods Rd
    Glenelg, MD 21737
    (410)313-5528

    Grades: 9-12 | 1248 students
  • Glenwood Glenwood Middle School
    2680 Rt 97
    Glenwood, MD 21738
    (410)313-5520

    Grades: 6-8 | 561 students
  • Laurel Gorman Crossing Elementary School
    9999 Winter Sun Rd
    Laurel, MD 20723
    (410)880-5900

    Grades: PK-5 | 698 students
  • Columbia Guilford Elementary School
    7335 Oakland Mills Rd
    Columbia, MD 21046
    (410)880-5930

    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
  • Laurel Hammond Elementary School
    8110 Aladdin Dr
    Laurel, MD 20723
    (410)880-5890

    Grades: K-5 | 638 students
  • Columbia Hammond High School
    8800 Guilford Rd
    Columbia, MD 21046
    (410)313-7615

    Grades: 9-12 | 1261 students
  • Laurel Hammond Middle School
    8100 Aladdin Dr
    Laurel, MD 20723
    (410)880-5830

    Grades: 6-8 | 579 students
  • Columbia Harpers Choice Middle School
    5450 Beaverkill Rd
    Columbia, MD 21044
    (410)313-6929

    Grades: 6-8 | 543 students
  • Ellicott City Hollifield Station Elementary School
    8701 Stonehouse Dr
    Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (410)313-2550

    Grades: PK-5 | 779 students
  • Show 41 more public schools in Howard County

Overview

School District NameHoward County School District
# of Schools76
# of Students54,870
# of Teachers4,069
Student : Teacher Ratio14
# of Male Students26,471
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students28,399
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.73
# of American Indian Students120
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students11,152
% Asian Students
20%
# of Hispanic Students5,431
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students12,324
% Black Students
22%
# of White Students22,380
% White Students
41%
# of Hawaiian Students73
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3,390
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,236
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,788
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,904
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,176
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,139
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,158
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,118
# of Students in 6th Grade:4,263
# of Students in 7th Grade:4,281
# of Students in 8th Grade:4,186
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,395
# of Students in 10th Grade:4,168
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,905
# of Students in 12th Grade:4,153
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Howard County School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Howard County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Howard County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Howard County School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,405 in this school district is less than the state average of $16,454. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,950 is less than the state average of $16,634. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
Total Revenue$854 MM$295 MM
This chart display total revenue of Howard County School District and average revenue for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$830 MM$298 MM
This chart display total spending of Howard County School District and average spending for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,405$16,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Howard County School District and average revenue per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,950$16,634
This chart display average spending per public school student in Howard County School District and average spending per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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