Overlea High & Academy Of Finance

  • Overlea High & Academy Of Finance serves 971 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Overlea High & Academy Of Finance placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Overlea High & Academy Of Finance's student population of 971 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students971 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Overlea High & Academy Of Finance is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Overlea High & Academy Of Finance is 0.51, 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#819 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
57%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)10-14%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
67%
34%
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White
20%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Overlea High & Academy Of Finance. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.510.72
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Graduation Rate
89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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