North Harford High School

  • North Harford High School serves 1,241 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Harford 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 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

North Harford High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • North Harford High School's student population of 1,241 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Harford High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Harford High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#55 out of 1359 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
1%
34%
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White
92%
37%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.150.72
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Graduation Rate
92%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarford County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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