North Carroll High School

  • North Carroll High School serves 700 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (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 90-94% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • North Carroll High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • North Carroll High School's student population of 700 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Carroll High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Carroll High School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
3%
34%
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White
89%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Carroll High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.210.40
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carroll High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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I graduated from NCHS in 2001. The education that you can obtain if you try is more than adequate. After graduating I was offered admission to an out of state school (which I graduated from in May) and now I am attending veterinary school. When I was a student, they did not offer very many AP courses...that is the one weakness that they should try to improve upon (if they have not already).
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