North Point High School

2500 Davis Rd
Waldorf, MD 20603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
North Point High School serves 1,744 students in grades 9-12.
North Point High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 44% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

North Point High School's student population of 1,744 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,744 students
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Total Classroom Teachers123 teachers
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School Comparison

North Point High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of North Point High School is 0.60, 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 Testing Rank
#253 out of 1359 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
93%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
59%
34%
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White
21%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.600.72
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharles County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Point High School is Westlake High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Theodore G. Davis Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waldorf Theodore G. Davis Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 852 students
    0.3 miles
    2495 Davis Road
    Waldorf, MD 20603
    (301) 753-2082
    0.3 6-8 852
  • Waldorf William A. Diggs Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 825 students
    0.6 miles
    2615 Davis Rd
    Waldorf, MD 20603
    (301) 753-2081
    0.6 PK-5 825
  • Waldorf Berry Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 967 students
    0.9 miles
    10155 Berry Rd
    Waldorf, MD 20603
    (301) 638-2330
    0.9 PK-5 967
  • Waldorf Mattawoman Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 991 students
    0.9 miles
    10145 Berry Rd
    Waldorf, MD 20603
    (301) 645-7708
    0.9 6-8 991
  • Waldorf Westlake High School Math: 84% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,210 student
    1.4 miles
    3300 Middletown Rd
    Waldorf, MD 20603
    (301) 645-8857
    1.4 9-12 1,210

School Reviews

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