Owings Mills High School

  • Owings Mills High School serves 1,050 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 27% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Owings Mills High School placed in the top 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

School Overview

  • Owings Mills High School's student population of 1,050 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,050 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Owings Mills High School is ranked within the top 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 Owings Mills High School is 0.61, 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#646 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)55-59%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
27%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
28%
17%
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Black
55%
34%
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White
11%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.610.72
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Graduation Rate
81%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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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  4.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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My child received proper guidance while attending Owings Mills High School and is destined to go far with the knowledge the teachers have provided him. He was able to participate in 2 of the sports programs, which reinforced the values we believed in. Thank you.
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i love owing mill high school im a 9 grade in owing mill high school.
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