North Hagerstown High School

  • North Hagerstown High School serves 1,285 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • North Hagerstown High School operates within the Washingtion County School District.
  • Washingtion County School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1285 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,285 students
North Hagerstown High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %North Hagerstown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
North Hagerstown High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNorth Hagerstown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
North Hagerstown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
North Hagerstown High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
7%
15%
North Hagerstown High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
24%
34%
North Hagerstown High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
59%
40%
North Hagerstown High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
8%
4%
North Hagerstown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorth Hagerstown High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.590.70
North Hagerstown High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
39%
North Hagerstown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
North Hagerstown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Washingtion County School District's student population of 22,327 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 86% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,177 in this district is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,321 is less than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameWashingtion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
28
Number of Students Managed22,32717,887
Washingtion County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate90%87%
Washingtion County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$295 MM$243 MM
Washingtion County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$298 MM$239 MM
Washingtion County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,177$14,280
Washingtion County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,321$14,036
Washingtion County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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