1200 Pennsylvania Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
North Hagerstown High School serves 1,343 students in grades 9-12.
North Hagerstown High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

North Hagerstown High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

North Hagerstown High School's student population of 1,343 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
77 teachers
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School Rankings

North Hagerstown High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 North Hagerstown High School is 0.69, which is less 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
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State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#431 out of 1354 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
20%
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Black
21%
34%
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White
49%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,343 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 50% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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